Parents and Families

Food Allergies? MDining Has It Covered

Statistics show that one in 13 students have food allergies. When moving away from home to attend college, having to add food allergies into the mix can make it even more challenging. At the University of Michigan, MDining is helping students take the guesswork out of the equation.

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The Water Crisis in Flint

People around the world are hearing about the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Michigan. What is the University of Michigan doing to help?

UM Flint & Ann Arbor Students in Collaboration

Talking About Alcohol

It takes a village to prevent alcohol-related harm in college. Beginning this fall, Student Life will use a new strategy for communicating with parents when first-year students experience certain consequences of drinking.

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Funding for Students

Did you know students may apply for scholarships, equipment, and funding through Services for Students with Disabilities? Find out how and read about the inspiring students and families who made these awards possible.

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