All Traditional Undergraduate students must attend an Orientation session at the Midland, Michigan campus.

Northwood Timberwolves

Now Entering Timberwolf Country!

At New Student Orientation, you will:

  • Learn what it means to be a Northwood University Timberwolf
  • Register for classes (transfer students may register prior to or at orientation)
  • Meet your Academic Advisors
  • Consult with other Northwood University representatives and faculty
  • Have your photo taken for your Student ID card

Students who have paid their commitment deposit may register for Orientation via once registration is open.


Freshman Students:  Register to attend one of the following dates:

  • Thursday, May 11, 2017
  • Thursday, June 8, 2017
  • Thursday, June 29, 2017
  • Thursday, July 13, 2017
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017
  • Thursday, August 24, 2017

Transfer Students:  Register to attend one of the following dates:

  • Tuesday, August 22, 2017
  • Wednesday, August 23, 2017

International Students (non U.S. Citizens): TBD

Classes begin: Monday, August 28, 2017


All incoming Michigan campus students – plan to attend:

  • Friday, August 25 – Sunday, August 27, 2017
    More details to follow

Please contact Admissions at 800.622.9000 or e-mail with any questions.