1. Statement by President Schlissel at Board of Regents meeting on university collaborations

    July 18, 2019

    At our Regent’s meeting last month, we pledged to continue to consider the current relationships amongst our three campuses, while looking for ways to enhance student success on each campus by making strategic investments and promoting shared efficiencies and greater synergy. The board, the chancellors and I are always engaged in discussions about how to Read more


  2. Bridge interview: ‘Our children will suffer’ because of how we treat higher education today

    July 12, 2019

  3. Record: Debasish Dutta selected as next chancellor of UM-Flint

    June 20, 2019

  4. Precision Health announces enhanced resources for researchers

    June 19, 2019

  5. Biosciences Initiative announces first faculty hire

    June 17, 2019

  6. 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


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

    May 13, 2019

  8. 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


  9. 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


  10. 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