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You are a first-year student if you have not attended a college or university after graduating from high school. Students enrolled in high school and college concurrently and Early/Middle College students who have not attempted college coursework after graduation are first-year students.
Located in the middle of Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, Mount Pleasant is an easy drive from just about anywhere. We invite you to check out campus either during a 2-3 hour daily visit, one of our day-long programs like College Days, or stay for an extended period to take in one of our cultural events, athletic competitions, or local attractions. Can’t make the trip to Mount Pleasant? Visit tour.cmich.edu to explore CMU’s campus online without ever leaving your home!
The college experience is about discovering and igniting your passion, finding that you are excited to do whatever it is you are going to do.