Spend a day, a weekend or a semester exploring all that the university and metropolitan area have to offer.
Visit campus to walk the grounds of Henry Ford’s original estate. Check out our facilities and meet some of the students, faculty and staff who make the University of Michigan-Dearborn such a vibrant place. Many on-campus events are open to the public. Explore metro Detroit to learn about the positive social, economic and environmental impact we’re making in southeast Michigan and around the world.
We welcome visitors to campus year round. Need help arranging your visit? Contact one of our offices for assistance:
Office of Admissions & Orientation (Undergraduate)
Office of Graduate Studies (Graduate Admissions)
Office of Alumni Engagement
Office of Institutional Advancement
Transportation and Directions
Campus is conveniently located just 20 minutes from Detroit Metropolitan Airport, 15 minutes from downtown Detroit and 38 miles east of Ann Arbor. We’re about a mile from the John D. Dingell Transit Center.
The Dearborn area offers a range of hotels to accommodate you during your stay.
Where to Eat
You can find coffee, snacks and meals to go right on campus. Central campus offerings include McKinley Café and Starbucks.
Off-campus options in Dearborn are eclectic, spanning cuisine from around the world. Satisfy any craving, from burgers and falafel to shawarma and sushi… and everything in between. Browse Hour Detroit's Dearborn restaurant guide for locations.
Take some time to explore the metropolitan area and soak in the region’s history, culture and recreation. The Dearborn Area Chamber of Commerce and Detroit Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau offer extensive listings of nearby attractions.
Some of our favorite spots include: