Consumer Information

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The purpose of the Consumer Information for  Students is to provide students (prospective and current), their families, and the community about the University of Michigan-Dearborn.  A central location of information provides the answers to questions asked and to those that should be asked. We want our students to make an informed decision about college.  Most of all, the University of Michigan-Dearborn wants to be transparent in its policies, about its resources, and in our governance.


The College Scorecard was created by the U.S. Department of Education for all colleges and universities in the country.  The College Scorecard provides a snapshot view of each school and targets information that most students and their families want to know.


The College Navigator helps to provide statistical information about data categories that students want to know in making college decisions.

Contact Information for Admitting Offices

Primary Electronic Means of Communication and Information Access

Complaint Procedures

   The University encourages students and prospective students to address complaints relating to the University of Michigan-Dearborn's institutional policies and consumer protection issues with personnel in the office, department, school, or college that led to the complaint alleged. If needed, senior university administrators  may also become involved to help resolve complaints.
     If you have concerns regarding the quality of instruction provided at the university or the university's ongoing ability to meet its accreditation requirements, you may contact the university's accreditor,  the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, using the process described at
     If your concerns about the university involve consumer protection issues, you may contact the Consumer Protection Division of the Michigan Attorney General's Office using the procedure described at,1607,7-164-17331-42077-.00.html.


The Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships provides support for students to meet their educational goals through scholarships, grants, loans, and work programs through the university, U.S. Department of Education, (Michigan) Student Scholarships & Grants, and private sources.  The information within this section will provide an excellent place for the financial aid novice and veterans to learn about resources available to them as well as your rights and responsibilities as a student consumer.

Terms and Conditions Deferment or Cancellation Direct Loan or Perkins Loan for Volunteer Service


Descriptions of Academic Programs

College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters

College of Education, Health, and Human Services

Instructional Personnel


The University of Michigan, as an equal opportunity affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action, including Title IX of Education Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973.  The University of Michigan is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons regardless of race, color, national origin marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, height, weight, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
     Inquiries or complaints may be addressed to the Senior Director for Institutional Equity, and Title IX/Section 504/ADA Coordinator, Office for Institutional Equity, 2072 Administative Services Building , Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1432, 734-763-0235, TTY 734-764-1817. 
University of Michigan-Dearborn inquiries or complaints may be addressed to the Dearborn Institutional Equity Officer, Office of Human Resources, 1020 Administration Building, 4901 
Evergreen Road, Dearborn, Michigan 48128-2406, 313-593-5190 or 313-593-5320, TTY 313-593-5430, Fax 313-593-3568.


Because the nature of federal, state, and institutional guidelines affecting financial aid programs, the information contained on this website may be changed without notice.