1. Statement by President Schlissel and the Board of Regents on the passing of Douglass Diggs

    May 18, 2019

    We are all greatly saddened by the passing of Douglass Diggs. We will always remember and cherish Douglass’ support of the University of Michigan and especially our students. A warm and generous person, Douglass was a Detroit native and longtime business and civic leader who was passionate about creating opportunities for talented but underrepresented students. Read more


  2. President’s Staff Awards of Distinction honor U-M staff members

    May 13, 2019

  3. 2019 Spring Commencement

    May 4, 2019

    As prepared for delivery Class of 2019, Congratulations! I join your professors, family members and friends in expressing my utmost pride as we celebrate your accomplishments as the newest graduates of the University of Michigan. Graduates, you did it! Each one of you earned a place here – and you made the most of it. Read more


  4. An update from President Schlissel on U-M’s work to prevent and address sexual misconduct

    April 24, 2019

    To All Members of the University Community: Our university has taken several actions in recent months to prevent sexual and gender-based misconduct and improve how we address this pressing problem for members of our community. Earlier this semester, I mentioned that additional work was in progress, and as we honor Sexual Assault Awareness Month, I Read more


  5. Statement from President Schlissel and Provost Philbert on bombings in Sri Lanka

    April 23, 2019

    The sheer immensity of the tragic attacks in Sri Lanka is staggering and heartbreaking, with hundreds of people killed and many more individuals and communities devastated by such unconscionable acts of terror. Among the places targeted in the Easter Sunday bombings were Christian places of worship. With great sadness, we offer our sympathies to everyone Read more


  6. President’s Award recipient Sandra Wiley puts her stamp on international education

    April 18, 2019

  7. Domenico Grasso inaugurated as UM-Dearborn chancellor

    April 15, 2019

  8. Record: U-M joins National Academies in collaborative on sexual harassment

    April 10, 2019

  9. Record: U-M to cut emissions through renewable-energy purchase from DTE Energy

    April 9, 2019

  10. President Schlissel contributes to WCC’s On the Record in celebration of Community College Month

    April 4, 2019