News

  1. Record: Arts Initiative receiving $20M to boost campus, regional efforts

    January 26, 2023

    The University of Michigan will allocate $20 million over five years for its Arts Initiative to expand access with new programs and projects to engage university audiences, bring more artists to campus, and support and amplify the arts across the state and region.

  2. January 2023 video message

    January 17, 2023
  3. Record: President to create central office for campus compliance

    October 21, 2022

    As one of his first acts in office, President Santa J. Ono announced the University of Michigan will create an independent central ethics, integrity and compliance office for the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses, including Michigan Medicine.

  4. Regents appoint Santa J. Ono as University of Michigan’s next president

    July 13, 2022

    Santa J. Ono, Ph.D., is president-elect of the University of Michigan. He will begin a five-year term as the university’s 15th president on Oct. 14, 2022. Ono, 59, currently is the 15th president and vice chancellor of the University of British Columbia, where he has served since 2016. He is an experienced vision researcher whose pioneering work …

  5. Michigan Today: “There is much to be proud of here”

    March 27, 2022

    Like so many of you, I love the University of Michigan. It’s why I agreed to return as president at the request of the Board of Regents. There is no better job in higher education, and that sentiment applies in good times and bad.

  6. Record: Presidential Search Committee appointed, seeks U-M community input

    February 8, 2022

    The Board of Regents has appointed a committee of faculty, staff, students and alumni to assist with the search for the University of Michigan’s next president and to collect feedback from the university community.

  7. President Mary Sue Coleman’s message at U-M’s Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Symposium

    January 17, 2022
  8. Campus COVID-19 Update: Mask policy extended, briefing video available

    January 14, 2022

    To All Members of the Campus Community: The number of cases of COVID-19 remains very high, but there is no evidence of a continued rise in the rate of new cases. Cases and testing levels remain high in Washtenaw County, and Omicron is surging in most areas of the country. If you test positive or …

  9. Campus COVID-19 Update: Testing, masking and vaccination crucial as cases increase

    January 7, 2022

    To All Members of the Campus Community: COVID-19 cases have increased significantly around the state and region as well as on campus. This week, our asymptomatic Community Sampling and Tracking Program has identified 597 positive cases, and 218 cases were diagnosed by University Health Service symptomatic testing. The vast majority have mild or no symptoms. …

  10. Help us start 2022 safely at the University of Michigan

    January 3, 2022

    To All Members of the Campus Community: With our winter term beginning Wednesday, we want to provide an update on important health and safety measures for our community. As we wrote last week, our goal remains to prioritize our educational, research and service missions, including providing the best possible educational experiences for our students, largely …