Get Involved

Detroit Partnership Day is U-M’s largest service-learning event.

Find out how you can get connected with U-M opportunities, partnerships and initiatives focused on building a better future for the city of Detroit. 

Michigan Outreach Directory

The Michigan Outreach Directory (MOD) features information about the University of Michigan’s many outreach projects, summer/special programs and services that benefit lives and communities throughout the state of Michigan.

Maintained by the Office of State Outreach within the Office of the Vice President for Government Relations, each listing gives a description of the program and provides website links and contact information for further details.

Business Engagement Center

Established in 2007, the Business Engagement Center at the University of Michigan helps connect dynamic organizations with remarkable talent and resources — inspiring successful collaborations and invaluable partnerships.

Detroit Center

Conveniently located in the heart of the city’s cultural center at Orchestra Place, the U-M Detroit Center serves as a gateway for the University of Michigan and urban communities to take advantage of each other’s learning, research and cultural activities.

U of M Club of Greater Detroit

The U of M Club of Greater Detroit is part of the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan’s network of regional clubs throughout the country. Alumni living in Detroit who are members of the Alumni Association are automatically members of the U of M Club of Greater Detroit. Learn how you can stay connected to U-M through events and volunteer opportunities in their Detroit.

Media Inquiries

Members of the media seeking to contact faculty experts to learn more about Detroit and U-M and Detroit projects should contact Michigan News.

Share Your Story

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