Parents and Families

Subscribing to Family Matters Newsletter

To Subscribe:
Family Matters Newsletter offers current information about campus life and challenges. To receive it via e-mail ask your son or daughter to register your e-mail address. They should add your email address under the student section of the Wolverine Access site; just navigate to Student Business > Student Center > Parent/Family Authorization > Alerts, Bulletins and Newsletters. It will take only a minute to fill out and it takes effect immediately.

A Michigan Family

Students Can Buy Books Early Online

It may seem early to think about buying books for the winter semester, but thanks to the partnership between the university and Barnes & Noble College, students are able to efficiently purchase books via an online portal.

Student looking through stacks of books



Financial Basics for Your Student

College is a time for your student to gain independence. Learning skills for managing money can help. By keeping some basics in mind, your student can get off to a good start, which can carry them through college, and set them on the right financial path as they graduate.

Block M held in a hand

Meet the Dean of Students Office

The Dean of Students Office is a central place for students and their parents/families, to seek assistance in navigating the complex issues of campus life.  

Dean of Student Executive Staff


Make it a Productive Summer

Exams are underway, plans are being made for move out, the summer spans before your student with endless possibilities. Here are ideas for keeping minds fresh and moving towards goals this summer.

Students collaborating

2019 Move Out

If your student lives in University Housing, please remind them of a few steps that need to be completed before they leave campus.

Students near a bus stop


Summer Subleasing 101

Is your student thinking about subletting their place this summer? You may want to encourage your student to consider these tips, resources and opportunities as they make their plans.

Apartment front door

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