In light of the recent guidelines at the University of Michigan and the recommendations for social distancing by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the operation of the Detroit Connector will be suspended starting on March 23, 2020 until further notice. Please see the Detroit Connector page for more details.


U-M has a number of initiatives that are dedicated to serving the city of Detroit and its residents
through education, research and service.

“At every step of the way, we are driven by the foundational premise, established back in 1817, that our collaborations will have the greatest impact when we work together for the benefit of our shared society.”

—president Mark Schlissel

See the president’s message