University of Michigan-Dearborn prides itself on being the leaders and best which is why we offer the latest tools to help you succeed during your time here.

Unique CASL Facilities

Archaeology Lab

The Archaeology Lab is the site of research programs, archaeological collections, and teaching.

CASL Media Studio

CASL Media Studio, primarily serving Journalism and Screen Studies and Campus Media Services, is a fully equipped, flexible production space for producing live three-camera television and news, green screen compositing, narrative film shoots, and new media applications.

Geospatial Analysis and Mapping (GAM) Laboratory

The GAM Lab is a state-of-the-art computer lab used to teach Geographic Information Systems (GIS), remote sensing, spatial analyses, geospatial data management, and cartographic principles. 

Kochoff Foreign Language Media Lab

The Kochoff Foreign Language Media Lab was developed to enhance the student language learning experience.

Merritt Geode Collection

Merritt Geode Collection: West Bloomfield resident Bernard Merritt donated a highly valued mineral, geode and fossil collection.


The mission of the UM-Dearborn Observatory is to promote the understanding and advancement of astronomy for the benefit of the people of southeastern Michigan.

Science Computer Lab

Faculty may reserve the Science Computer Lab for classes or labs. Students are welcome to use the Science Computer Lab during Science Learning Center hours when no classes are scheduled.

Learning Centers

Environmental Interpretive Center

The Environmental Interpretive Center (EIC) is a University of Michigan-Dearborn facility that promotes environmental sustainability through community education and scientific research.

Math Learning Center

The Mathematics Learning Center (MLC), is a student-oriented study environment that supports student efforts towards greater success in their academic careers, particularly in the field of mathematics.

Science Learning Center

The Science Learning Center is here to help all students succeed in science courses and laboratories.

Writing Center

Come to the Writing Center and get to know peer consultants who receive regular preparation and experience in the tutoring of writing and who want to help you become a more effective and confident writer and researcher — no matter your field of study or expertise.

Additional Academic Support

CASL Academic Support provides students with academic advisors as well as tutoring services and other learning resources.

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