Campus Involvement

 

Held three times throughout the year, fests are an opportunity for campus organizations and university departments to recruit members and showcase what they have to offer the great student community.  In the summer, student organizations table on the first night of orientation for our first year students to get to know about the groups on campus. In the fall we have Festifall on Central campus the first week of classes and Northfest on North campus on Labor day. In early January we welcome everyone to an indoor location to highlight the great organizations and departments we have on campus. All of our fests are highly attended and have limited space. Please make sure to read all of the policies, procedures and dates to ensure you don't miss out on this great opportunity!

Festifall/Northfest Grant Process & Application

This year the Center for Campus Involvement is offering Festifall and Northfest grants to those organizations that are unable to participate due to financial constraints. Eligible organizations will be accepted on a first come first serve rolling basis. The grant funding application will open on March 15th and will be processed weekly on April 1st until capacity has been reached. A group may only receive funding to participate in one Fest (Festifall OR Northfest).


Escapade Org Fair

Escapade is a Welcome Week event held every year. This year, escapade will take place in the Michigan League. One component of Escapade is the student organization fair.  This fair is the first fair of the Welcome Week festivities, and student organizations can participate in this fair FREE of charge.

 Please note:

Tables in ballroom

Summer Orientation

Summer Orientation Fair is held on the first night of each of our orientation sessions. This fair is an opportunity to connect with our students before they even officially arrive on campus free of charge! Sign Ups are first come first serve.



Rules and Policies

All organizations and departments that participate in our Fests agree to a set standard of rules. These are consistent among all of the Fests, no matter which time of year you participate. Please be sure to understand the policies fully prior to participating in any Fests sponsored by the Center for Campus Involvement.


Registration Dates

Summer Orientation: Live

Escapade Organization Fair: Summer 

Festifall Organization: Live

Festifall Department: Live

Northfest Organization: Live

Northfest Department: Live

Winterfest Organization: November 1st

Winterfest Department: November 15th

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