Your 24 Hours in Blue

Thursday Evening

5 p.m. Arrive in Michigan via Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW); arrange your return to the airport.

6 p.m. Arrive in Ann Arbor, and meet Interview Day Ambassador and other interviewees outside The Original Cottage Inn for Ann Arbor Walk (optional).

7 p.m. Dinner at Cottage Inn with current students and fellow applicants (optional). You may meet students from some of these organizations.

Overnight stay with med student host (optional) or at local accommodations.

Student practicing clinical skills

Friday Morning

7:00 a.m. If you're driving, park in the Parking Structure P2 and follow our mobile walking directions or print this PDF and bring it with you. 

If you're getting dropped off or walking to the Admissions Office, we are just inside the entrance to the Medical Science Building I, which is located in a short circle drive you can access from the corner of Zina Pitcher Drive and Catherine Street. Our address is 1301 Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109.  

7:30 a.m. Check in at the Admissions Office – Building 14, store your luggage if needed and grab coffee and a light breakfast.

8 a.m. Welcome to Michigan!

9 a.m. Six Short-Form Interviews.

10 a.m. Break

10:30 a.m. Two Long-Form Interviews.

12:00 a.m. Lunch hosted by Interview Day Ambassadors and other Michigan Medical Students.

Friday Afternoon

12:45 p.m. The Untour: An Inside Look into the Clinical Experience.

2:35 p.m. Admissions Wrap Up. Before you leave, be sure to ask questions of our Curriculum Dean and Branch Faculty.

3:30 p.m. You are officially done! Be sure to take a few minutes to talk with current students about their favorite student organizations. You may also want to take time to walk around campus if you didn’t go on the walk yesterday evening. Just grab the handy Ann Arbor map from inside the Interview Day booklet.

5 p.m. Arrive at the airport to fly home.

We hope you enjoyed your 24 hours in Blue!