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Student Travel Registry

Register Your Trip

First time users
  • Proceed to Register a New Trip below. A user account will be created for you during the trip registration process.
Returning users
  • If you already have an account in M-Compass, login and view your User Home page. If your trip is not shown, proceed to Register a New Trip below.

Example Trip View of Applications & Registrations pane on User Home Page

Register a new trip

Click the button that best describes your trip, then click the UM LOGIN button. Enter your UM Uniqname and Kerberos password when prompted, then complete the registration form for your trip.

Register U-M Related Travel 
Register Non U-M Related Travel 
What is considered U-M Related Travel? U-M Related Travel meets at least 1 of the following:


  • Receiving U-M funding - research/grant funds, scholarships, financial aid
  • Necessary for degree requirements - field research, presenting research, dissertation research
  • In-residence credit
  • U-M organized - study abroad, internship, volunteering
What is considered Non U-M Related Travel?


  • Vacation
  • Personal Travel
  • Independently arranged trips that don’t meet any U-M Related Travel criteria

Still unsure? Refer to the What is U-M Related Travel document for additional details or contact


The Student Travel Registry is a secure system for U-M students to record travel plans and enter trip emergency contact information.

Help & Contact

To complete or edit an existing registration, please use these step-by-step instructions for accessing and editing your travel registrations. Need help? Have Questions? Email for assistance.