Applying to the Undergraduate Elementary Teacher Education Program

We’re excited that you want to become a teacher. We are looking for students who are interested in making a significant and meaningful difference in the lives of young people; elementary teachers must attend to the social, personal, and physical needs of their students, as well as to their academic and intellectual needs. We hope you will apply to our programs and help us to create a lasting impact on education and future generations of students.

How do I Apply?

The application process for the undergraduate teacher education programs depends upon what type of applicant you are. Our bachelor's programs begin in the third year (commonly known as the junior year). Click on the best link below for your needs.

When should I apply?

Priority scholarship consideration for School of Education students will be awarded to those applicants who are admitted during our first round of admission.

Priority funding deadlines for all aid administered by the Office of Financial Aid, can be learned by clicking this link.

What is the best next step?

We encourage you to make an appointment to learn more about the benefits of getting teacher certification at the University of Michigan, our undergraduate certification programs, and to meet program representatives. 

With questions, contact:
The Office of Student Affairs
phone: 734.615.1528

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Teacher Education

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610 E. University Ave.
Room 1228
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1259

Phone: 734.615.1528
Fax: 734.647.9158
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