Parents and Families


The Housing Search Process and Your Important Role

Housing search...already? It's true - the search for 2017-2018 housing can sneak up on your student quickly this fall. Many students will secure housing before they leave for winter break and others will wait as they consider alternative options.

Students at Beyond the Diag table

Jump into a Student Organization

College life is more than attending classes and getting good grades. A well-rounded university lifestyle -- including involvement in student organizations and programs, clubs, sports and events -- makes the experience a memorable and successful time.

Student Orgs


Move-Out and Do Good

Move-Out will begin in the last days of April as students complete their exams, and continue until April 29 when the residence halls close at 11 a.m. 

move out is a family affair


Our Winning Debate Team

U-M's Debate Team finished 2nd at the National Debate Tournament for the past two years and two members are ranked 1st in the country. U-M hosts a Debate Camp open to high school students and prospective U-M students.

Vice President Joe Biden with Debate Director Aaron Kall and Debate students Ellis Allen and Alex Pappas.



New in Greek Life

Almost 22% of U-M undergrads are a member of a sorority or fraternity - still there are plenty of misconceptions about these off-campus student organizations.

Maddy with her parents

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