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Tuition

$14,384

$41,634

not including room and board

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Very Selective

36%

acceptance rate

Accepted 15,551
Declined + 26,993
Total Received 42,544
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undergraduateRatios

51%

49%

male

female

1  :  16

teacher

students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Business Administration
  3. Mechanical Engineering
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School Facts

The University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor, founded in 1817, is a comprehensive, public institution. Its 3,071-acre campus is located in Ann Arbor, 50 miles west of Detroit.

Public/private Public
Campus Enrollment 43,426
Established in 1817
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  AACSB (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
•  AALS (Association of American Law Schools)
•  ABA (American Bar Association)
•  ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc.)
•  ACNM (American College of Nurse Midwives)
•  ACPE (American Council on Pharmaceutical Education)
•  ACSP (Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning)
•  ADA (American Dental Association)
•  ALA (American Library Association)
•  AMA/AAMC/LCME (American Medical Association/Association of American Medical Colleges/Liaison Committee on Medical Education)
•  APA (American Psychological Association)
•  ASLA (American Society of Landscape Architects)
•  CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education)
•  CEPH (Council on Education for Public Health)
•  CSAB (Computing Sciences Accreditation Board)
•  CSWE (Council on Social Work Education)
•  NAAB (National Architectural Accrediting Board)
•  NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design)
•  NASD (National Association of Schools of Dance)
•  NASM (National Association of Schools of Music)
•  NCACS (North Central Assn. of Colleges and Schools)
•  PAB (Planning Accreditation Board)
•  SWE (Society of Women Engineers)
•  TEAC (Teacher Education Accreditation Council)

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Codes

SAT 1839
ACT 2062

Social Networks

Public

27,979

undergraduate students

15,447

graduate students

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
31%
600-699
48%
500-599
18%
400-499
3%
700-800
63%
600-699
37%
500-599
8%
400-499
1%
700-800
38%
600-699
47%
500-599
13%
400-499
2%
30-36
58%
24-29
37%
18-23
5%
30-36
66%
24-29
28%
18-23
5%
12-17
1%
30-36
58%
24-29
37%
18-23
5%
12-17
1%
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Fun Facts

  • Ticket sales for a single home game at the University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor's stadium generate approximately five times the original cost of building the stadium in 1927.
  • During freshman orientation at University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor, students walk through the fountain on campus. Following graduation, they walk back through the fountain in the opposite direction, signifying their commitment to lifelong learning.
  • Many students at University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor will avoid stepping on the brass block "M" in the Diag quad because legend is that any student who steps on it before taking their first blue book exam will fail that exam.
  • On October 14, 1960, JFK stood on the steps of the University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor Student Union and challenged a group of 5,000 students to serve abroad and promote peace. This speech eventually led to the creation of the Peace Corps.
  • With a capacity of 109,901, University of Michigan -- Ann Arbor has the largest stadium in the United States, nicknamed the "Big House."

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Ann Arbor, MI

3,071-acre, suburban campus in Ann Arbor (population: 114,925), 50 miles west of Detroit. Served by bus and train; major airport serves Detroit. School operates campus transportation system. Public transportation serves campus.

University of Michigan — Ann Arbor
515 East Jefferson Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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Campus Life

yes
Housing available
34%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
97%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students may have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

Greek Life

 
41 fraternities 16% of male students
 
25 sororities 21% of female students

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
31%
600-699
48%
500-599
18%
400-499
3%
700-800
63%
600-699
37%
500-599
8%
400-499
1%
700-800
38%
600-699
47%
500-599
13%
400-499
2%
30-36
58%
24-29
37%
18-23
5%
30-36
66%
24-29
28%
18-23
5%
12-17
1%
30-36
58%
24-29
37%
18-23
5%
12-17
1%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline November 1 (priority deadline)
February 1
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 1
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Neither
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Required of some
SAT or ACT Required

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Secondary school record

Important

Character/ personal qualities
Essay
Recommendations
Standardized test scores

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Class rank
Extracurricular activities
Geographical residence
Particular talent/ability
State residency
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Not Considered

Interview
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment

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Very Selective

36%

acceptance rate

Accepted 15,551
Declined + 26,993
Total Received 42,544

Admissions Contact

Theodore Spencer
Director of Admissions
P: 734 764-7433
F: 734 936-0740

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $13,142
Room & board $9,996
Additional fees $194
Books & supplies $1,048
Total $24,380
Average Financial Aid - $22,692
Total with Avg. Aid $1,688

Financial Aid

83%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$22,692

Average financial aid

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Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $20,078,303
State $171,693
Institutional $88,105,963
Other external $0
Total $108,355,959

Non-need-based

Federal $6,772,241
State $2,139,154
Institutional $46,730,461
Other external $15,136,229
Total $70,778,085

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
crew
cross-country
diving
field hockey
football
golf
gymnastics
ice hockey
lacrosse
soccer
softball
swimming
tennis
track and field (indoor)
track and field (outdoor)
volleyball
water polo
wrestling

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Big Ten Conference (Division I, Football I-A), Central Collegiate Hockey Association (Division I), Collegiate Water Polo Association (Division I)
Mascot
The Wolverines
School colors
maize and blue
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Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Acute Care Nursing
Administration
Aerospace Engineering
Aerospace Science
Afro-american/African Studies
Air Quality
American Culture
Ancient Civilizations/Biblical Studies
Anthropology
Anthropology/History
Applied Climate
Applied Economics
Applied Physics
Applied Remote Sensing/Geoinformation Systems
Applied Statistics
Applied/Interdisciplinary Mathematics
Arabic Studies
Arabic/Armenian/Persian/Turkish/Islamic Studies
Architecture
Architecture Three Plus
Archives/Records Management
Art
Art/Design
Arts Administration
Arts/Ideas
Asian Language/Culture
Asian Languages/Cultures
Asian Studies
Asian Studies/China
Asian Studies/Japan
Astronomy/Astrophysics
Athletic Training
Atmospheric/Oceanic/Space Sciences
Automotive Engineering
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biological Chemistry
Biology
Biomaterials
Biomedical Engineering
Biophysics
Biostatistics
Brain/Behavior/Cognitive Sciences
Business Administration
Cancer Biology
Cell/Developmental Biology
Cellular/Molecular Biology
Ceramics
Chamber Music
Chemical Biology
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Church Music
Civil Engineering
Civil/Environmental Engineering
Classical Archaeology
Classical Art/Archaeology
Classical Civilization
Classical Languages/Literatures
Classical Studies
Classical Studies/Greek
Classical Studies/Latin
Clinical Research
Clinical Research Design/Statistical Analysis
Collaborative Piano
Communication
Community Health Nursing
Community Informatics
Community Organization
Comparative Law
Comparative Literature
Composition
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer Science/Engineering
Concurrent Marine Design
Conducting/Band
Conducting/Choral
Conducting/Orchestral
Construction Engineering/Management
Creative Writing
Creative Writing/Literature
Dance
Dental Hygiene
Dental Public Health
Design Science
Design/Production
Display Technology/Manufacturing
Drama
Early Keyboard Instruments
Earth System Science
Earth Systems Science/Engineering
Earth/Environmental Science
Ecology/Evolutionary Biology
Economics
Education/Psychology
Education/Secondary
Educational Studies
Electrical Engineering
Electrical Engineering Systems
Electrical Engineering/Atmospheric/Ocean/Space Science
Elementary Education
Endodontics
Energy Systems Engineering
Engineering
Engineering Science
Engineering/Physics
English
English Language/Literature
English/Education
English/Women's Studies
Environment
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Health Sciences
Epidemiological Science
Epidemiology
Epidemiology International Health
Evaluation
Evolutionary Anthropology
Fibers
Financial Engineering
French
General Studies
Genetic Counseling
Geological Science
Geology
German
Germanic Languages/Literature
Gerontological Nursing
Global Automotive/Manufacturing Engineering
Graphic Design
Greek
Greek/Roman History
Health Behavior/Education
Health Behavior/Health Education
Health Informatics
Health Management/Policy
Health Policy
Health Service Management/Policy
Health Service Organization/Policy
Health Services Research
Health/Health Care Research
Hebrew/Jewish Cultural Studies
Higher Education
History
History of Art
History/Womens Studies
Hospital/Molecular Epidemiology
Human Genetics
Human Nutrition
Human/Computer Interaction
Humanities
Immunology
Improvisation
Independent Interdependent Degree Program
Individualized Concentration
Industrial Design
Industrial Health
Industrial/Operations Engineering
Informatics
Information
Information Analysis/Retrieval
Information Economics for Management
Information Policy
Integrated MicroSystems
Inter-Arts Performance
Interdisciplinary Physics
International Economic Law
International Health
International Law
International Studies
International Studies-Western Europe
International Tax
Interpersonal Practice
Iranian Studies-Near Eastern
Italian
Jazz Studies
Jazz/Contemplative Studies
Jazz/Contemporary Improvisation
Judaic Studies
Keyboard Instruments
Kinesiology
Landscape Architecture
Latin
Latin American/Caribbean Studies
Latino Studies
Law
Library/Information Services
Linguistics
Linguistics/Romance Languages/Literatures
Literature
Macromolecular Science/Engineering
Management of Human Services
Manufacturing
Materials Science/Engineering
Maternal/Child Health/Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Media Arts
Medical Scientist Training
Medicinal Chemistry
Medieval/Early Modern Studies
Metalwork/Jewelry Design
Meteorology
Microbiology
Microbiology/Immunology
Middle Eastern/North African Studies
Modern Greek
Modern Middle Eastern/North African Studies
Molecular/Cellular Pathology
Molecular/Cellular/Developmental Biology
Molecular/Integrative Physiology
Movement Science
Music
Music Composition
Music Composition/Theory
Music Conducting
Music Education
Music History
Music Performance
Music Theatre
Music Theory
Music/Technology
Musicology
Natural Resources
Natural Resources/Environment
Naval Architecture/Marine Engineering
Near Eastern Civilizations
Near Eastern Studies
Neuroscience
Nuclear Engineering
Nuclear Engineering/Radiological Sciences
Nuclear Science
Nursing
Nursing Administration
Nursing Business/Health Systems
Nursing/R.N.
Nutritional Science
Nutritional Sciences
Occupational Ergonomics
Ocean Science
Oceanographic/Marine Geology/Geochemistry
Optical Engineering/Ultrafast Technology
Oral Health Sciences
Oral/Maxillofacial Pathology
Organizational Studies
Orthodontics
Painting/Drawing
Parent/Child Nursing
Pediatric Dentistry
Performance
Performing Arts Technology
Periodontics
Pharmaceutical Chemistry
Pharmaceutical Engineering
Pharmaceutical Sciences
Pharmacology
Pharmacy
Philosophy
Photography
Physical Education Teacher Education
Physical Oceanography
Physics
Physiology
Piano Pedagogy/Performance
Plant Biology
Plastics Engineering
Polish
Political Science
Preservation of Information
Printmaking
Prosthodontics
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nursing
Psychology
Psychology/Women's Studies
Public Administration
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing
Public Policy
Public Policy/Economics
Public Policy/Political Science
Public Policy/Sociology
Radiological Health
Research/Evaluation
Restorative Dentistry
Robotics/Autonomous Vehicles
Romance Languages/Literature
Romance Languages/Literatures
Russian
Russian/East European/Eurasian Studies
Russian/Eastern European Studies
School Library Media
Scientific Illustration
Screen Arts/Cultures
Sculpture
Second Career Nursing
Slavic Languages/Literature
Social Computing
Social Policy/Evaluation
Social Policy/Planning
Social Theory/Practice
Social Work/Social Science
Social/Administrative Sciences
Sociology
Sound Engineering
South Asian Studies
Southeast Asian Studies
Space Engineering
Space/Planetary Physics
Spanish
Sport Management
Statistics
Structural Engineering
Studies in Religion
Supply Chain Management
Survey Methodology
Tailored Information
Technical Communication
Theatre
Theatre/Drama
Toxicology
Transportation Engineering
Turkish Studies Near East
Urban Design
Urban/Regional Planning
Wind Instruments
Women's Studies
Womens Studies/Sociology
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Undergraduate

64%

27,979
students

Female
49%
13,643

Male
51%
14,336

Graduate

36%

15,447
students

Female
46%
7,046

Male
54%
8,401

undergraduateFull-time

96%

27,046
students

Female
50%
13,258

Male
50%
13,788

undergraduatePart-time

4%

933
students

Female
42%
385

Male
58%
548

Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
4%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
12%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
64%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

34%

Transfer applicants accepted

67%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All
Interview Required of Some
Standardized test scores Recommended of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: February 1

Winter: October 1

Spring: February 1

Summer: February 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

60

semester credits

Minimum transfers must complete

60

semester credits

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not Reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Co-op education
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance
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Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

85%

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Special housing
  • Special transportation
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 94
Countries most often represented China
Hong Kong
India
Malaysia
Singapore
South Korea
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
English lab
International student center
Other
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

John Greisberger
Director, International Center
734 764-9310
icenter@umich.edu

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