Enrolled at another college/university?

You can take classes at the University of Michigan-Dearborn as a guest student!

For All Important Dates This Semester:

Guest Program Highlights

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, guest applications can be completed by your home institution and emailed directly from your home school to umd-admissions@umich.edu.   We will not require the hard copy to be mailed, nor will a seal be required on the application.  Your typed name and initials Students' initials and typed name will be sufficient for student signature on both the guest application and the addendum.

  • Fall 2020 classes are offered in a hybrid educational experience with many classes taught in a remote format and a limited number of classes taught in-person on campus. Search for Classes.
  • It's a great opportunity to earn credits to transfer back to your home college/university (please note: it is your responsibility to determine whether the course(s) taken at UM-Dearborn will transfer).
  • Guest students may enroll for a maximum of four semesters. A new application is required for each semester you wish to enroll. If you have previously taken classes at UM-Dearborn, the admission decision will also be based on your UM-Dearborn GPA.
  • After you have been admitted to the University, you will receive information about the registration process.
  • Guest Student Tuition & Fees.

Apply as a Guest Student

To be admitted as a guest student, you must submit:
  • Guest Application (pdf) 
  • Addendum (pdf)
    • Your home college/university will complete part 2 of the application to certify that you:
      • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or better
      • Are in good standing
      • Are eligible to return to your home school
  • College Transcript(s): If there are pre-requisites for any courses you wish to take, you will also need to submit a copy of your home college/university's transcript to verify that you have fulfilled the requirements and receive the necessary overrides prior to registration.

Completed non-degree applications will be accepted until the first day of class each semester.

Other University of Michigan Students (Ann Arbor or Flint campus)

  • Students whose home institution in UM-Ann Arbor or UM-Flint are required to complete the Guest Application and Addendum.
  • Please be sure to include full and accurate information that will match your record at UM-Ann Arbor/Flint to ensure a smooth application process.

Financial Considerations 

  • Guest students from UM-Ann Arbor or UM-Flint are eligible to be considered for federal loans and Pell Grant because of a consortium agreement with each campus. For information on completing the financial aid process as a guest student from one of these campuses, please visit the Guest Student: Consortium web page.

Financial Considerations for non-UM Students

  • Guest students are not considered regular degree-seeking students at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. They are not eligible to receive federal grants or loans and are not considered for UM-Dearborn assistance. As a guest student, special financial planning may be needed to meet educational expenses. For information on possible resources available, please visit the Guest Student: Non-Consortium web page.

International Students

For information on taking classes as an international guest student, please contact the Office of International at 313-583-6600 or visit the Office of International Affairs website. 

Office of Undergraduate Admissions

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