• Caring Throughout Crisis

    Charles Williams II, pastor of the Historic King Solomon Baptist Church in Detroit, has mobilized hundreds of people to make sure the city's most vulnerable are cared for. As he pursues his doctorate in social work and sociology at U-M, he’s been researching how neighborhood-level Black churches can play an important role in connecting underserved populations with the resources they need.

    Learn how Black churches expanded services

  • Robotically fabricated timber structure

    A new structure at U-M’s Matthaei Botanical Gardens brings leading-edge fabrication research to the public space. Led by Arash Adel, assistant professor of architecture at U-M’s Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, the timber pavilion—known as Robotically Fabricated Structure, or RFS—explores new responsible and precise methods of construction.

    Learn more about this research

  • Veterans week

    When considering options for completing his degree, Dominic Petersen knew that — thanks to its wealth of resources and veteran-specific programs — one route stood out among the rest. When Dominic arrived on campus, he joined nearly 1,000 other military-connected students, comprising a valued and vital component of the campus community.

    Learn more about Veterans on campus

  • Snake dietary diversity

    Modern snakes evolved from ancestors that lived side by side with the dinosaurs and that likely fed mainly on insects and lizards. A new U-M study shows that early snakes capitalized on that ecological opportunity and the smorgasbord that it presented, rapidly and repeatedly evolving novel dietary adaptations and prey preferences.

    Learn more about this research

Campus Maize & Blueprint

The University of Michigan’s comprehensive plan incorporates public health guidance, lessons learned and extensive feedback from our community. Many safety measures are in place to support a robust in-person experience for our students, faculty and staff.

ResponsiBLUE App

  • All community members who enter U-M buildings or attend on-campus events are required to complete the ResponsiBLUE daily symptom check.

Download the ResponsiBLUE app

Weekly Testing

  • U-M’s free weekly COVID-19 testing program is available for all students, faculty and staff on the Ann Arbor campus and meets the mandatory testing requirements for those who are not fully vaccinated on campus.

Learn about weekly testing


  • All students, faculty and staff on the three U-M campuses, as well as at Michigan Medicine, are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and to submit their vaccination information to the university.

Learn more about vaccinations

Happening @ Michigan

Academic Calendar

    • Nov 29
    Classes resume 8 a.m.
    • Dec 10
    Classes end fall term
    • Dec 11-12
    Study days
    • Dec 13-17, 20
    • Dec 19

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