In a 1837 letter to family back east, Ann Arbor resident Sarah C. Miles Case wrote, “A branch of the Michigan University at Ann Arbor is to be established in Flint at some future day.” In 1970, the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools accredited what was then called Flint College. Today, some 8,600 students are enrolled at UM-Flint.
The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs offers integrated research support for faculty, staff, and students. Whether it's by assisting faculty with developing funding proposals, connecting undergraduate students with hands-on research experiences, by providing opportunities for students and faculty to present their research, or by supporting investigators through the entire project lifecycle, it is our goal to foster a culture of research at UM-Flint.
The Student Success Center is dedicated to your success. In addition to providing Academic Advising, the Student Success Center also conducts orientations, offers multiple tutoring services, and provides support to our veteran community.
Housing and Residential Life provides a welcoming atmosphere that is student-focused and supportive. Residents enjoy the convenience of being close to classes, food options, and downtown cultural events! The amenities makes our residence halls the perfect "home-away-from-home" and we look forward to welcoming you to campus!
The best way to decide if a school really fits your needs is to attend an event, tour its campus and facilities, and talk with current students, faculty, and staff members. We have a variety of ways for you to decide if UM-Flint is the right college for you, including:
The Recreation Center is open to the public through memberships, day passes, specialty fitness classes and youth camps as well as free to currently enrolled UM-Flint students with an MCard. The facility boasts features such as an indoor track, pool, spa, fitness classes, and much more to help you get, and stay, in shape! For more information, click on one of the links to the left, or scroll down for current news.
With more than 100 student organizations to choose from, the University of Michigan-Flint has an organization for everyone. There are organizations for various academic departments, religions, and cultural backgrounds, as well as organizations for honors, club sports, social fraternities and sororities, service groups, and special interests. Given all these opportunities, it is hard to imagine wanting more. You can learn more about all the clubs UM-Flint has to offer by browsing on our Mgagement portal.
University of Michigan-Flint is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies in the United States. The HLC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation.
Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.