The Office of Metropolitan Impact (OMI) 

OMI builds strong community partnerships to enable the University to fully live its Metropolitan Vision, working to transform the life, economy, and culture of our metropolitan Detroit region while deepening both learning, and teaching, at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. 

OMI Goals: Develop the volume, value and impact of mutually beneficial community partnerships for research, teaching, learning, and service and to enhance the metropolitan vision as a defining dimension of UM-Dearborn.     


Upcoming Events:

Engagement Day - Friday, January 23rd!  This event will highlight and recognize all of the many ways in which the campus has engaged with its metropolitan community over the past few years.  Engagement Day will be held in Kochoff Hall of the University Center and will showcase service projects, community-based research and related engaged activities from 8:30 an ti 1:30pm.  For more information about Engagement Day, to RSVP or for a campus map, please visit: