Programs & Events

UM-Dearborn Night at Comerica Park

Monday, August 5, 2019
Join your UM-Dearborn Wolverines to cheer on the Detroit Tigers as they face off against the Chicago White Sox at Comerica Park in Detroit. Further details and ticket options are available by visiting our event page.

Homecoming 2019

Wednesday, October 2 - Saturday, October 5, 2019
Homecoming is a special time on college campuses across the country and UM-Dearborn is no different! Fall is a time that is taken over with leaves changing and excitement filling the air. Whether you are a recent graduate, or if you were part of the graduating classes over the last nearly 60 years, UM-Dearborn has a Homecoming event for you. Make you plans today to join UM-Dearborn as we say Go Blue!

Alumni Difference Makers Awards

Thursday, October 3, 2019
Know a Difference Maker? Give them the recognition they deserve. Acknowledge the contributions that a UM-Dearborn graduate has made to the community, the university and the world around them. The 2019 Alumni Difference Maker Awards recipients will be recognized at a ceremony on October 3 for making a positive impact in their workplaces and communities, and served as strong role models for a new generation of UM-Dearborn student leaders.

Golden Jubilee Alumni Reunion

Friday, October 4, 2019
Graduates from the classes of 1962-1969, celebrate your Michigan legacy with us.  Relive your college days and reconnect with your classmates as you commemorate your golden jubilee.

UM-Dearborn's Homecoming Tailgate and Men's Ice Hockey Game

Friday, October 4, 2019
The fun begins at the South CASL field across from the Fieldhouse at 5:00 p.m.  Come early to enjoy food, music, games and prizes.  Food and non-alcoholic beverages are included for attendees.  After the tailgate, head inside the UM-Dearborn ice area to watch Men's Ice Hockey vs. Lindenwood in the Homecoming Game. The game begins at 7:00 p.m. There will be a presentation of the Homecoming Royalty during the first intermission. 

The game is free for UM-Dearborn students, faculty, staff and alumni. Game tickets are $5.00 for adults, $3.00 for seniors and non-UM-Dearborn students (ages 6-25).

Alumni Homecoming Tailgate

Saturday, October 5, 2019
More than 2,000 alumni and friends will be gathering in Ann Arbor prior to watching the Michigan Wolverines take on the Hawkeyes of Iowa in October during their homecoming football game. Be a part of the UM-Dearborn annual alumni excitement at the alumni territory homecoming tailgate

Mentoring Program

Share your knowledge with students through alumni mentoring opportunities, including face-to-face discussions, group settings or through online connections.  Students learn valuable information from our alumni mentors on career and professional development, and about maximizing their academic experience.  Opportunities to speak with students are held various times throughout the year.  Complete the Volunteer Interest form or contact the Office of Alumni Engagement at or 313-593-5131 for more information.

Office of Alumni Engagement

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