High School Students

The college search process begins as early as 10th grade. Whether you’re a sophomore, junior or senior, learn just how becoming a Dearborn Wolverine will give you the momentum you need to reach your goals.


UM-Dearborn students in an advising office


Why Should You File the FAFSA?

Learn just how affordable it can be to earn your college degree


University of Michigan-Dearborn campus tour


5 Reasons to Visit a College Campus

You’re invited! Experience the Dearborn difference for yourself


University of Michigan-Dearborn undergraduate student Brigit Bradakis

The Dearborn Experience According to a Dearborn Wolverine

Learn more about life at UM-Dearborn from a current student who knows our campus best

UM-Dearborn student in advising office

Everything You Need to Know About the Go Blue Guarantee

A Student Financial Aid Advisor explains it all

Fall scene with students

Discover Dearborn

Exploring the beauty of Dearborn, Michigan


Student studying online

10th Grade Checklist

Everything you need to prep for college your sophomore year of high school


Students working on racecar

11th Grade Checklist

Everything you need to prep for college your junior year of high school


College of Business - Sales pitch competition

12th Grade Checklist

Everything you need to prep for college your senior year of high school

Commencement at Crisler Arena

What’s the Value of a College Degree?

Gaining a college education is the best investment you can make for a successful future.

Student in classroom

How to Earn College Credit in High School

Learn whether AP courses and/or Dual Enrollment are right for you


Dearborn Housing

UM-Dearborn’s Off-Campus Housing Resources

What does it look like to live adjacent to campus?

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4 Reasons to Consider a Commuter Campus

If you’re a Michigan resident exploring universities close to home, consider the many benefits of a commuter campus like ours