Student Life

Summer Travel Guidance

As members of the University of Michigan community prepare for summer international and domestic travel, the campus international centers, Office of the General Counsel, and the Office of the Vice Provost for Global Engagement and Interdisciplinary Academic Affairs have prepared this information guide to promote safe and efficient travel. 

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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

Help with your CTools Project Sites Transition

As you may be aware, U-M is transitioning away from CTools. (All CTools course sites have already moved to Canvas.) The university is now in the process of moving all projects sites off of CTools by early 2018. Here's what you need to do.

CTools replacements: Google, Box, Canvas, Maizepages


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. 


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.

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Helping and Healing

An increase in the nubmer of mental health counselors on campus - and a spate of new peer-to-peer support programs - is reducing stigma and encouraging troubled students to seek help.

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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.

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