Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

Campus Life

  1. Update on the University's financial situation

    University of Michigan Philip Hanlon describes the University budget, cost-cutting efforts, investments in the future and plans for growth.

  2. U-M enrollment sets another all-time record

    Enrollment on the University of Michigan Ann Arbor campus is at an all-time high in fall 2010 with 41,924 students. Help with tuition is also up: the general fund budget includes $126 million in centrally awarded financial aid, including a 10.6 percent increase in centrally awarded financial aid for undergraduates.

  3. U-M ranks first in 2010-2011 Fulbright U.S. student competition

    For the fourth time since 2005, the University of Michigan ranked first in the nation in the number of U.S. Department of State Fulbright Student grantees.

  4. 50 years of the Peace Corps

    From John F. Kennedy to Barack Obama, presidents have challenged University of Michigan students to change the world.

    Plus: Kids these days: How involved is this generation?

  5. Student-built satellite scheduled for launch

    A 6.5-pound satellite is scheduled to become the first stand-alone spacecraft built by Michigan students to go into orbit and perform a science mission.

  6. Kids these days: How involved is this generation?

    Is today’s generation of students socially engaged?

  7. The Michigan Today trivia contest

    Trivia questions about the University of Michigan.

  8. Lowest resident undergraduate tuition increase in a quarter century

    U-M will implement the lowest resident undergraduate tuition increase since 1984 paired with a record amount of undergraduate financial aid and a new Economic Hardship Program designed to offer additional help to Michigan families.


  9. Six-time champions win American Solar Challenge

    Finishing more than two hours ahead of its nearest competitor, the University of Michigan Solar Car Team has won the American Solar Challenge for a third consecutive North American title.