Annual Fall Event for Prospective Graduate Students

October 16-17, 2016

Application deadline: September 15, 2016

A first-hand opportunity to learn about the graduate programs in MCDB and EEB!

More information about the weekends hosted by both departments: Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB) and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB).

  • Meet faculty and current graduate students
  • See our research facilities
  • Get tips on applying to graduate school
  • Explore Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan

Who can participate?

Highly qualified prospective graduate students are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to students from low-income homes, students who are first-generation college students, or students whose backgrounds are underrepresented in academia.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents or undocumented students with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival (DACA).

No cost to Attend

Travel and housing expenses, including on-campus meals, are provided for students selected to attend the preview weekend. Slots are limited to 10- 15 participants so be sure to apply soon!

Apply Now!

Applications must be complete by the deadline:  September 15. No late materials will be accepted. We strongly encourage you to contact us if you are concerned about the status of your application or completing it on time.

Applicants will be notified by late September or early October if they have been selected to attend.