Newly Admitted Graduate Students

Welcome to the graduate program in the College of Business.

Be sure to review the documents attached to your admission email from the College of Business, and please follow the steps below to get started at UM-Dearborn:

Obtain Your Access to University Resources and Facilities

  • Watch for an email from to the email address you provided on your application for admission. Follow the instructions to set up your University of Michigan uniqname. Your uniqname is required to access important resources, including University email and the course registration system.
  • Begin checking your email at as soon as you set up your uniqname.
    • Don't miss important information! Starting now, all University correspondence will be sent to your address.
  • A University ID card, or MCard, is required for access to several University services.
    • After you register for courses, you may obtain a card at the University Center.
    • Online students who live out of the area will receive a card in the mail after the beginning of the semester.
  • Obtain your parking permit if you will be taking courses on campus.

Register for Courses

As a newly-admitted graduate student at UM-Dearborn, you may register for your courses directly in the Banner student registration system

After the first day of classes, you will gain access to My UM-Dearborn. My UM-Dearborn, the student portal, allows you to view important campus announcements, see tasks that you need to complete, schedule appointments for some offices, get answers to questions and access key university resources.

Bring Your Own Device

The College of Business uses a Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) instructional model for graduate education. We recommend all graduate students purchase a laptop computer. Laptops are now required in several courses, which are noted each semester in the College's graduate course schedules.

International Students

Find information about student visas, housing, and everything else you need to know as an international student at the Office of International Affairs

Financial Information

Contact Us

If you have questions about your program requirements or recommended courses, please contact your academic advisor at or 313-593-4776.  Please include your name and student number in all emails and telephone messages.

College of Business Graduate Office

166 - Fairlane Center South
19000 Hubbard Drive
Dearborn, MI 48126
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