MParents: For Parents and Families of U-M Undergraduates

Survey of the Month

mParents survey:

When your student was choosing a major, what information about the major was most important?

Career possibilities
Interest in the subject
How the major fits with graduate/professional school plans
Potential salary in jobs related to the major
Student is still deciding
Other

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Michigan is their future.

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

  • Saturday, April 12 | Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
  • Tuesday, April 22 | Classes End
  • Thursday, April 24 - Thursday, May 1 | Examinations
  • Friday, May 2 - Sunday, May 4 | Commencement Activities
  • Tuesday, May 6 | Spring Half Term Begins
  • Saturday, May 10 | Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
  • Monday, May 26 | Memorial Day Observed, No Classes
  • Tuesday, June 10 | Check Wolverine Access for Student Invoice
  • Friday, June 20 | Spring Half Term Classes End
  • Monday, June 23 - Tuesday, June 24| Spring Half Term Examinations
  • Thursday, June 26 | Summer Half Term Begins

Campus News

PRESIDENT OBAMA'S CAMPUS VISIT
President Obama visited campus to encourage support for an increase to the minimum wage. Click here to learn more.

 

UPSTART FESTIVAL MARCH 31 - APRIL 3
The Upstart Festival celebrates music, dance, writing, film, theatre, and art with a series of events. The public is welcome. Click here to learn more.

 

REGENTS APPROVE CONSTRUCTION OF NEW BIOLOGY BUILDING
The new biology building will bring together the departments of Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology, and Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Click here to learn more.

 

MARK S. SCHLISSEL NAMED 14TH PRESIDENT OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Schlissel is currently serving as provost of Brown University and will succeed Mary Sue Coleman July 1, 2014. Click here to learn more.

 

SAPAC PROVIDES ONLINE CHAT FOR CLIENTS
The Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center (SAPAC) is expanding its advocacy and crisis-support services with an online, real-time "Advocate Chat". Click here to learn more.

 

PARENTS & FAMILY WEEKEND 2014
Parents & Family Weekend 2014 will be Friday, September 19 - Sunday, September 21. Visit the Ann Arbor Convention and Visitors Bureau website for hotel information as soon as possible. Click here to learn more information.