Student Life

Register for the 24th Annual Lavender Graduation

The Annual Lavender Graduation, also referred to as LavGrad, is a celebration to honor LGBTQ graduates of the University of Michigan.  Established by Ronni Sanlo in 1995, University of Michigan was the first commemorative event of its kind celebrated at an institution of higher learning.  This commencement ceremony acknowledges the contributions of any graduates from any school/college at the University and of any academic level.  All participants within the LGBTQ communities will receive a free rainbow 2019 tassel, a lavender cord, and a Lavender Degree.

Lavender cords

Winter 2019 Munger Case Competition

The Winter 2019 Munger Case Competition is a fantastic professional development opportunity through which graduate students can collaborate with other professionals, work on a real-world multidisciplinary issue, and grow their Michigan network. This competition is open to ALL graduate and professional students.

Munger Case Competition participants 2018

LeaderShape Registration Open Through January 27, 2019

The LeaderShape Institute is a six-day immersive leadership development experience, focused on helping students think deeply about their values and passions, understand the power of community and connection, and develop visions for social change.


CCI and Trotter Host Regional Interfaith Conference

The Center for Campus Involvement and Trotter are excited to announce registration is open for a strategic and action-oriented Regional Interfaith Conference: The Future of Religious, Spiritual and Secular Diversity on your campus. 

Interfaith gathering drawing


Contact Us

Office of the Vice President for Student Life
6015 Fleming Administration Building
503 Thompson Street
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1340
Office: 734 764 5132
FAX: 734 763 7320

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The University of Michigan welcomes and supports students without regard to their nationality or citizenship.

Student Life Response to Executive Orders