Q: Where is the Ross School of
A: The main entrance to Ross is
located at 701 Tappan Street in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
Click here for maps and directions. Once
you arrive in the main lobby, please follow the signs for
Q: How do I get to the University of Michigan
from the airport?
you are flying, please book your tickets to Detroit International
Airport (DTW). Detroit is a Delta Airlines hub, but is also
serviced by most major airlines. The airport is a 30 minute
drive from the University of Michigan campus. Taxis from the
airport to Ann Arbor typically cost $50-$60.
We will also create a Google group which attendees can make
arrangements to share a ride from the airport.
Q: Should I consider renting a car for the weekend?
A: For your convenience, we will provide bus service between the
hotel and Ross for UpClose events on Friday and Saturday. Should you
choose to rent a car, parking is available.
Forest Street Parking Structure
650 S. Forest Ave
(Corner of Forest & Willard, University of Michigan Central Campus)
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Q: How do I find my way around Ross?
A: Maps will be provided when you check in at the registration
table and signs will be posted at all events.
Q: What is the dress code for UpClose?
prospective students wear casual clothing for UpClose. Formal
attire is not required for any event. Weather in Ann Arbor can
be crisp in October, so please come prepared for chilly
temperatures (layers are a great idea). Your best bet is to
check the weather before you leave for Ann Arbor and pack
Q: If I don't get accepted to UpClose does that mean that I
won't get into Ross?
A: Your application to UpClose will in no way, positively or
negatively, impact your actual admissions application to the MBA
program. Admission to UpClose in no way reflects a candidate's
potential for full-time MBA admission, nor is the weekend a
prescreening process for full-time selection. We encourage all
candidates to not only apply to the weekend, but to apply for
full-time admission whether or not they are invited to the weekend.
Q: What if I have more questions?
A: Not a problem! Please send us an email at