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Graduate School

New Graduate Student To-Do List

Make sure you complete this New Graduate Student To Do list to prepare for your Graduate School experience.


Getting Started…

Accept your Admission Offer simply by registering for classes

Activate Emich email and My.Emich account using NetID and EMU Identification Number (EID) provided by admissions

Memorize your EID

Request your EagleOne Card (Student Identification Card) from Student Business Services

Complete additional International Student Requirements if applicable

Accept Financial Aid packet through your My.Emich account


Before Classes Start…

◦  Get familiar with My.Emich: learn how to access important information regarding registration status, classes, grades, and financial aid

◦   Meet with your advisor to develop your Program of Study

Register for Graduate courses

Get familiar with Campus Maps and the The Greater Ypsilanti Community : learn how to get around, important office locations, and where to get books, supplies, and food

Pay your bill (accessible through My.Emich ; for questions call Student Business Services at 734.487.3335 )

Attend the New Graduate Student Orientation

Obtain a Parking Pass from the Parking Department


By the End of First Semester…

If conditionally admitted, meet all conditions required

Check the Records and Registration website to see the registration schedule

Review your program of study (preferably with your advisor) before registering for classes

Attend Graduate @ the Podium (GaP)

Meet all financial obligations to enroll in the next semester



Faculty Resources

Graduate School, 200 Boone Hall Phone: 734.487.0042,