1. Michigan Daily: Schlissel on ‘U’ COVID-19 response: “We’ve adapted pretty darn fast”

    March 28, 2020

  2. Michigan’s commitment through crisis

    March 27, 2020

    Dear Friends of Michigan: We are all sharing a world that is very different than it was just several weeks ago, and it’s changing by the day. I write from a state that is under a “Stay Home, Stay Healthy” order from the governor and a campus that is unusually quiet, as the traditional bustle Read more

  3. Appointments of vice president for student life, vice president for research, and interim provost

    March 26, 2020

    To All Members of the Campus Community: I am pleased to announce that our Board of Regents has appointed three executive leaders for the University of Michigan: Susan M. Collins as interim provost and executive vice president for academic affairs, Martino Harmon as vice president for student life, and Rebecca Cunningham as vice president for Read more

  4. Statement on U-M’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic at March 2020 Board of Regents Meeting

    (As prepared for delivery) The COVID-19 pandemic has presented an array of challenges – some of which are virtually unprecedented for our university. Members of our community have been affected professionally, personally, and sometimes tragically, by the spread and effects of the virus. We also don’t know long the pandemic will last, which adds to Read more

  5. U-M guidelines on Gov. Whitmer’s “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order, spring and summer courses to go remote

    March 23, 2020

    To All Members of the U-M Community: Today, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer issued an order that the vast majority of Michiganders “Stay Home and Stay Safe,” calling for the suspension of most in-person work beginning at midnight through April 13, 2020, for our state in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The order broadly directs residents to Read more

  6. U-M asks community to donate gear to protect health care workers, patients from COVID-19

    March 20, 2020

  7. Additional university operations updates and guidance in response to COVID-19

    March 18, 2020

    Dear Colleagues: I am continually impressed by the work you are doing under very challenging and stressful circumstances as we respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus has turned our personal and professional lives upside down, as the rising number of cases and those being evaluated include members of our campus communities, friends and loved Read more

  8. Important updates on finals, commencements, flexible work arrangements and additional COVID-19 announcements

    March 13, 2020

    To All Members of the U-M Community: I am writing to share important University of Michigan updates related to the COVID-19 virus. I recognize the difficulties the outbreak has created for everyone, and appreciate the engagement and support we have seen within our community in recent weeks. Today, I am announcing a set of changes Read more

  9. COVID-19 update on U-M classes, travel, study abroad and large events

    March 11, 2020

    To All Members of the U-M Community: University of Michigan health professionals have been closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 over the past two months. Our goals are to deliver on our mission while protecting health and safety by minimizing the potential spread of the disease, both within our community and in the broader society. Read more

  10. Statement from the University of Michigan Board of Regents and President Mark Schlissel

    March 7, 2020

    Throughout the investigation of Dr. Anderson, we have sought to provide a safe and secure environment for survivors to share their stories. It is imperative that we continue to provide resources to support the survivors who bravely share their truth. To help us in this investigation, we hired an attorney because of his expertise, integrity, and Read more