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Orientation

The Master of Engineering Management program has an annual orientation event for new students at the beginning of every fall quarter. It is mandatory for all new full-time and part-time students starting the program. Part-time students who joined the program in Winter, Spring or Summer quarter of the same year are also required to attend the orientation. 

IMPORTANT events & DATES

MEM ORIENTATION 2019

Friday, September 13, 12PM - 5PM (10 - Noon is campus tour)
Krebs Classroom, North Parking Garage, 2311 Campus Drive

MEM football TAILGATE PARTY

Saturday, September 21, 2019, time TBD
Northwestern Vs. Michigan State 
Garrett's Parking Lot

MEM faculty, alumni, and guests interested in going to the game can also request game tickets through the registration link for $25 per person. Current students will receive a special discount code in a separate email.

Graduate International Student Orientation 2019

Wednesday, September 4 - Friday, September 6, 2019
Register for a session on Northwestern's OISS Website

online Statistics & Probability course PRE-REquisite

MEM offers a free 10 week, zero-credit online Statistics & Probability course during the summer (Late June-Late August) taught by Professor Bruce Ankenman.  This course is offered within Canvas (NU's Learning Management System) and it will require weekly online tasks and videos. This course is only available for MEM students. 

ADDITIONAL Workshops/ activities FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS

Full-time students are encouraged to attend the international student orientation (international students only) and McCormick Welcome Lunch to get acquainted with the graduate community, career resources, visa rules, and make new connections. 

There are many analytics, entrepreneurship, and student affair activities on campus before the Fall quarter commences. Full-time students are suggested to arrive as early as possible to participate in such events.