Parents and Families

Our Time with Your Student

As a family member of a Michigan undergraduate, you know one thing for sure: our students are always in motion, moving from classes, projects, jobs, clubs, activism, service, not to mention all time they spend working on their futures after graduation. 

E. Royster Harper, VP for Student Life

Winter Go Blues

For students, winter semester provides an opportunity for a "do-over." After reflecting on fall semester, they can re-prioritize and re-engage in both their studies and co-curricular activities.  

students walking on the diag in the snow

Celebrate the U-M Bicentennial

Once a Wolverine, always a Wolverine! 2017 provides a remarkable opportunity for your student to get involved with the U-M Bicentennial celebration. 

University of Michigan Bicentennial

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?

3 students talking at an outdoor student organization fair


Summer Sublet Tips for Your Student

Is your student planning to sublet their place this summer? If so, it's important for your student to understand their rights and responsibilities to ensure they don't run into any issues!

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