Frequently Asked Questions

You should be notified within two weeks after you apply for admission into the Engineering Residential Experience.

Program services do not cost anything beyond MSU’s room and board Residence Hall costs.

AOP is the Academic Orientation Program. All questions regarding course selection and determining your schedule should be directed to the Academic Orientation Office at

If your friend is also an engineering student, you will be placed together immediately. If your friend is not an engineering student, we will place you both on a waiting list and try to accommodate you if space is available. Our mission is to create programs that will connect our engineering residential participants to the engineering community, the College of Engineering, Engineering faculty and staff, corporate sponsors and other engineering professionals.