Parents and Families


Student Safety is Top Priority

The University of Michigan is well equipped to help your student stay safe. In fact, staff in the Division of Public Safety and Security (DPSS) work day and night to keep students and the broader community safe, and to foster the campus' friendly feel. 

Campus at night

How's the Food?

If your student eats in dining halls, you may wonder, how's the food, and can your student get what they need and want? 

Two students dining

How Students Get Involved on Campus

With 1,400+ student organizations and countless research, community engagement, and employment opportunities, U-M truly has something for everyone. But that can be overwhelming - where does one begin?




Academic Success Requires Asking For Help

As midterms approach for many, students can struggle to keep up with the academic workload. U-M offers a multitude of resources to help students thrive academically.

A student studies in the Hatcher Graduate Library.

Your Student's First Year

You want your student to get the best possible start to their first year. How will they navigate the many "first time" experiences they're about to have?

FYE poster

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