MParents: For Parents and Families of U-M Undergraduates

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mParents survey:

The M-Parent website is going to get a make-over, and we need your input. What do you think is the single most important topic to have on the front page of this website?

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Student Life & Activities Information
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Sending a student to college is a major life event for families as well as students. The University of Michigan is committed to helping you and your student make the most of the Michigan years by providing information about campus life, important undergraduate milestones, and newsworthy events.


Important Dates

  • Tuesday, December 13| Classes End
  • Wednesday, December 14| Study Day
  • Thursday, December 15-Friday, December 16| Exams
  • Saturday, December 17 - Sunday, December 18| Study Days
  • Sunday, December 18| Winter Commencement
  • Monday, December 19 - Thursday, December 22| Exams
  • Wednesday, January 4| Classes Resume
  • Wednesday, January 4| Winter Term Tuition Due
  • Friday, January 6| Winter Term Transfer Student Reception
  • Monday, January 9| Winterfest
  • Tuesday, January 10| Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
  • Monday, January 16| Martin Luther King Jr. Day Symposium, No Regular Classes

Campus News

WINTER COMMENCEMENT
Winter Commencement will be Sunday, December 18. Click here for full details.

 

U-M RECEIVES GRANT FUNDING FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT PREVENTION
Nearly $100,000 in state grant funding will be divided between all three U-M campuses as part of Susan Snyder's "Inform. Empower. Prevent. Let's End Campus Sexual Assault" initiative. Click here to learn more.

 

U-M PROVOST MARTHA POLLACK NAMED CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT
Pollack will continue in her role at U-M through January 31, 2017. Click here to learn more.

 

NUMBER OF U-M STUDENTS STUDYING ABROAD IS HIGHEST IN BIG TEN
U-M students studying abroad ranks 5th in the nation. Click here to learn more.

SPECIAL COMMENCEMENT CEREMONIES PLANNED FOR BICENTENNIAL YEAR
The graduating classes in spring 2017 and winter 2017 will experience special commencement ceremonies celebrating the U-M's 200th birthday. Click here to learn more.

 

STUDENT LIFE & CENTRAL STUDENT GOVERNMENT CREATE SCHOLARSHIP FOR EXTRACURRICULAR INVOLVEMENT
The Leadership Engagement Scholarship is designed to remove the cost barriers to extracurricular involvement that some students face and to enable them to participate in Michigan's abundant extracurricular opportunities. Click here to learn more.

 

U-M RANKED AS TOP PUBLIC UNIVERSITY BY TIMES HIGHER EDUCATION
The new survey ranks U-M 24th overall and focuses on performance indicators for student success and learning. Click here to learn more.

UNDERSTANDING THE UNIVERSITY'S BUDGETING PROCESS
Learn more about the University's budget process online here.

 

CELEBRATING THE U-M BICENTENNIAL
The University of Michigan celebrates its bicentennial in 2017 and the campus community can expect festivals, academic programming, and more. Information about the bicentennial events can be found here.

 

COLLEGE CHOICE 2016 RATE U-M BEST DISABILITY FRIENDLY UNIVERSITY
U-M's Services for Students with Disabilities was highlighted. Click here to learn more.