Parents and Families

Students Adjust to Succeed & Thrive

Adjustment is a key contributor to student success and thriving. One definition of adjustment is “to achieve a mental and behavioral balance between one's own needs and the demands of others.”

students balancing a hoola hoop

Campus Safety

At the University of Michigan, student safety is a top priority, and the university has measures in place as well as valuable resources for keeping your student safe and sound.

Have the Best Fan Experience! 

Do you plan to attend a U-M football game this fall? Football games are a big deal on campus, and here are suggestions to help you enjoy your fan experience.  

Marching band in football stadium

The Finals Stress Dance

Winter semester finals are ahead, and students often feel like they have a foot in two worlds during this term. As a result, students may experience significant pressure and stress.

Princess-Amanda Onwenu and Clarence Womack

Food Pantry Finds a New Campus Home

U-M students now have access to a regularly staffed and accessible food pantry on campus, thanks to the initiative of their fellow students.

Fresh vegetables at the Maize and Blue Cupboard