1. My commitment to safety and well-being

    February 17, 2022

    To the University Community: The University of Michigan is a vibrant community. Vibrancy can best be sustained where everyone embraces the values of mutual support so fully that sexual and gender-based misconduct becomes inconceivable. This has not always been the case at our university. Indeed, failure from some to live up to the standard of Read more

  2. 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.

  3. Priorities for the coming months

    January 27, 2022

    To the University Community: I am truly heartened by the outpouring of support from our community and the shared desire to move forward as a university committed to learning, scholarship, health care and public service. I’ve heard many questions about what lies ahead, and I want to share my priorities for the coming months. First, Read more

  4. An announcement on the Robert Anderson case

    January 19, 2022

    To Our Campus Community: The events of the past few days have been challenging and unexpected. Change can always be difficult and, in this case, it can be especially so on top of the ongoing pandemic. Today, we share news that takes an important step toward a future of healing for our community. The University Read more

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

    January 17, 2022

  6. A message from President Mary Sue Coleman

    January 16, 2022

    To the University Community: Yesterday, I accepted the U-M Board of Regents’ request to serve as interim until they appoint a new president. While deeply saddened by the circumstances of the invitation, I accepted the interim appointment because of my love and respect for this institution. I welcome the opportunity to work with you once Read more

  7. 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 Read more

  8. 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. Read more

  9. 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 Read more

  10. Omicron variant planning update; get a booster as soon as you can

    December 28, 2021

    To All Members of the Campus Community: We hope everyone is enjoying winter break and finding time to relax and spend time with loved ones. In the days since the end of the fall term and our first in-person commencement in two years, we’ve continued to monitor the spread of the Delta and Omicron variants Read more