The cost of a college education is on everyone’s minds these days, and there’s no denying it can be an expensive investment! Michigan parents should know that our entire U-M community, from the Regents, to Student Life, to Student Government, is actively working to keep tuition increases in check, while still maintaining an outstanding educational experience for your student.
The history of a university is made up of countless rich stories from diverse students, faculty, staff, and alumni. The University of Michigan Heritage Project brings these stories to life with historical images and personal details about compelling University figures.
In college, many young people explore what they want to give and receive in their personal and intimate relationships. One Student Life program, Relationship Remix, gives Michigan students a chance to develop practical relationship skills.
There are certain experiences that transcend years, decades, generations. For parents, "off to college" is often as exciting and anxious and hopeful as it is for their students.
Very soon, the streets and sidewalks of Ann Arbor will suddenly gush with students and baggage-bearing parents. It’s the great move-in before the fall semester begins. And within only a few weeks – much too soon – your student will begin thinking about where he and his friends are going to live next year.
The University of Michigan is a large, active community surrounded by a vibrant city. Lots to do and places to go. Classes, meetings, study activities and social gatherings occur across campus at all hours, day and night.
Last edition, we asked you what you enjoy most about being a Wolverine family, enjoy these responses from other Michigan parents!
The food court in the Michigan Union, often referred to as the MUG for Michigan Union Grill, is a popular gathering spot on campus where students meet, study, relax, and grab a bite to eat. When students return to campus this fall, they will experience new renovations and new vendors to enjoy there.
Sending balloons or edible treats while your student is on campus is easy using University Unions' care packages. They feature a wide variety of edible gifts, including block M-shaped cookies, healthy snack bags, cupcakes, fresh fruit, and even birthday cakes.