Student Life

Groundbreaking, Director Search Underway for New Multicultural Center

The University of Michigan hosted a ceremonial groundbreaking Wednesday to officially launch construction on a new, $10 million William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center near the heart of Central Campus.

At the same time, a national search for a new Trotter director has been launched.

Ground breaking ribbons

Take the All Student Climate Survey

From October 30 – December 8, 2017, the DEI All Student Climate Survey will be available online. We hope you’ll take the time to complete this important survey.

To thank you for your time, all survey recipients will be included in a random drawing conducted by SoundRocket, to win one of 75 VISA gift cards ($50 value each). Check your email for an invitation and survey link during the week of October 30!

Many Voices Our Michigan

Undergraduate ResStaff

Residence Education is beginning our search for next year’s ResStaff, specifically those who will work in all of our undergraduate residential communities. ResStaff are our live-in student employees, who perform the roles of Resident Adviser (RA) and Diversity Peer Educator (DPE). We are looking for driven, compassionate, and caring student leaders looking for a challenging and rewarding employment opportunity. Our ResStaff focus on building inclusive, welcoming communities in support all of the students who live with us.

ResStaff - Make a Change, Join ResStaff

Show Your Spirit

Students can pick-up a FREE glow-in-the-dark Night Game t-shirt this week!  You can collect yours as follows. Just tell us how you plan to Stay in the Blue and show respect to those different from you!

Supplies are limited.

On Wed Oct 4, Thurs Oct 5, or Fri Oct 6 (or until we run out!)
From 10 AM to 4 PM
At 4th Floor, University Health Service, 207 Fletcher St

Free t-shirt

Explore Student Organization Conference and Resource Fair

This semester, CCI will host the Inaugural "Explore Student Organization Conference and Resource Fair."  Called Explore, this day will be geared toward students involved in student organizations looking to gain or harness leadership skills and engage with various campus resources to assist with the work of their organization.

 

Explore Student Org Conference and Resource Fair




U-M Celebrates Arab Heritage Month

Arab Heritage Month is a special opportunity to enhance understanding of the nuanced and diverse aspects of Arab American heritage. Arab immigrants and their descendants have made important contributions to the growth of this country. As doctors and scientists, engineers, bankers, teachers, entrepreneurs and entertainers – and so much more – Arab contributions and heritage are woven inextricably into the fabric of American society. 

Calendar of Events for Arab Heritage Month - full list on https://mesa.umich.edu


Student Advisory Board

The Student Advisory Board provides advice on pressing student issues to the Vice President for Student Life. Biweekly meetings throughout the academic year to encourage discussion on new initiatives and emergent issues. The Board’s recommendations help to influence Student Life goals, services, and overall effectiveness.

Here's your chance to provide advice to the Vice President on pressing student issues. (The application is now closed for joining the 2017-18 board.)

Student Advisory Board with Royster

Campus Farm is Ready to Grow!

Did you know that U-M has a Campus Farm? The collaborative project by U-M students, faculty and staff, community members, and Matthaei-Nichols was designed to grow vegetables and herbs on campus.

students in the U-M garden


Leadership Engagement Scholarship

On the eve of Michigan's Bicentennial, in 2016, the Leadership Engagement Scholarship was created by students for students. The scholarship, the first of its kind at the University of Michigan, seeks to remove the cost barriers to extracurricular involvement by providing financial awards to a cohort of emerging and established leaders with demonstrated need.

If I could change the world dry eraser board

Student Jobs Available - Apply Now!

Student Life employs more than 4000 students each year in temporary, part-time and work-study positions. Student Life positions offer competitive pay, locations across campus, hours to fit busy schedules, convenience, skill development, opportunities to advance, skills to build your resume, and the chance to develop lifelong friendships.

Learn more about Student Life job openings.

Student workers



Michigan Difference Student Leadership Awards

Are you a student leader? Have you been inspired by a student leader? Attend the Michigan Difference Student Leadership Awards. This year's event will be held on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the Michigan Union Rogel Ballroom. 

MDSLA awards


Save the Date: 1/18/2016

"Who will be next to suffer, and likewise, who will be next to lead and carry the waters of justice as King and others did during the civil rights era?"

Who Will Be Next poster

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