Incoming Freshmen

Maize and Blue through and through.

By applying to the University of Michigan-Dearborn, you are making a commitment to work hard and care deeply about yourself, your future and your community.

You’re taking the first step toward becoming a Difference Maker and a leader in metro Detroit and beyond. The skills you learn here—through intensive coursework, campus involvement and hands-on experiences tackling real issues and helping people across the world—will help you develop as a person, a professional and a socially responsible citizen.

Learn about UM-Dearborn, the application process, how to pay for college, and steps to take as an admitted student. The rest of your life starts now. Apply today.

Information on UM-Dearborn's Covid-19 Response.

Planning for College

Discover why UM-Dearborn is right for you. Explore our campus and programs, learn about our extraordinary community and plan your visit to experience the Dearborn Difference firsthand.

Admitted Students

Congratulations on becoming a Wolverine! Explore the links and resources below to navigate your next steps.

UM-Dearborn Difference Maker

Our students are improving the lives of others and making an impact in the community. Meet more Difference Makers.

MiKayla Adams
I was already goal-driven and ambitious, but the skills I have acquired through the military enhanced my patience and made me be more thorough in tasks that I complete. It’s even taught me a lot about diversity and inclusion.

Office of Undergraduate Admissions

1145 - James C. Renick University Center
4901 Evergreen Road
Dearborn, MI 48128
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Phone: 313-593-5100
Fax: 313-436-9167