1. CNBC’s Power Lunch: U-M president on COVID-19 financial impact

    May 4, 2020

  2. Message for the University of Michigan Class of 2020

    May 2, 2020

    Class of 2020, congratulations on your graduation from the University of Michigan. I make special note of the fact that you are graduating into an historic moment for our world and an extremely challenging set of circumstances. On behalf of the Board of Regents and everyone in the University of Michigan family, I thank you Read more


  3. Extension of ‘Stay Home, Stay Safe’ order and an update on U-M’s future plans

    April 28, 2020

    To All Members of the U-M Community: On Friday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer extended and modified the State of Michigan’s “Stay, Home Stay Safe” order through May 15. We’re still working through some of the details, but I want to share as much as I can to help us all manage the ongoing uncertainty of the Read more


  4. The Pulse Institute: U-M President Schlissel on equity, online education in COVID-19 world

    April 27, 2020

  5. Crain’s Detroit Business Commentary: Michigan’s research universities involved in COVID-19 fight

    April 26, 2020

  6. Detroit Regional Chamber panel with Presidents Schlissel, Stanley and Wilson: Research Universities Lend Expertise And Support Amid Crisis

    April 24, 2020

  7. A COVID-19 update from President Mark S. Schlissel

    April 20, 2020

    Updated on 4/22/20 with information on deans deciding collectively to personally donate funds donate funds that will provide support for student and staff emergency needs. Dear Colleagues: The COVID-19 pandemic has adversely affected all members of the University of Michigan community, creating personal difficulties and adding fear and uncertainty to our lives. Some of us Read more


  8. An update to students from President Mark S. Schlissel

    April 9, 2020

      Dear Students: Greetings from my home here on South University in Ann Arbor. I hope that you, your families and friends are healthy and safe. I am writing to express my admiration and appreciation for the many ways that you have persevered during the COVID-19 pandemic. This semester has been one of the most Read more


  9. COVID-19 update from President Mark S. Schlissel

    April 6, 2020

    Dear Colleagues: The COVID-19 pandemic has profoundly altered the university we love and affected every one of you – our students, faculty and staff. Missing are many of our traditional rites of spring, from seniors taking photos in their caps and gowns, to the walk-off victories of our softball and baseball teams, and faculty and Read more


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

    March 28, 2020