Parents and Families

Our Time with Your Student

At this time, students are preparing for finals, you may be anticipating their return, and meanwhile, we are planning to greet the class of 2022 with improvements to the first-year experience. 

E. Royster Harper, VP for Student Life

2018 Move Out

If your student lives within University Housing, it is important to remind them of a few helpful steps that need to be completed before they fully kick back into summer.

Students walking on the Diag

Your Guide to Commencement Ceremonies

Congratulations if your student is graduating this spring! This guide can help make the big day (or days) easier, so you and your student can enjoy this momentous occasion.

Students wave at the General Commencement ceremony

Social Justice Education Opportunities

Do your students have a burning desire to take on the injustices in the world and seek to meld activist pursuits with a university degree? If so, they are in the right place!

U-M Students

Students Get Active as Weather Warms

As the weather warms, the U-M Recreational Sports offers numerous options for students to exercise, learn new outdoor skills and get moving.

Facilitators at Rec Sports

Changes Afoot and by Vehicle

Visiting campus in April? Please take note of these major construction and renovation projects to help you plan your trip.

Michigan Union atrium plan

Subleasing 101

Does your student have an off-campus apartment? Are they leaving Ann Arbor for the summer? Subleasing may be an option to help your student recover some of their living expenses. 

House


Soothe Finals Stress or Celebrate Graduation with MGift Package

Whether your student is stressing over final exams, or celebrating the accomplishment of graduation, MGift Packages can ease the anxiety and add a special, virtual hug by delivering snacks, drinks, U-M merchandise, and the message that you’re thinking of them.