Student Resources

Faculty work with students and are sometimes presented with issues or concerns that go beyond the classroom.
 
We have compiled a list to assist faculty in directing students to the appropriate resources on campus.
 

STUDENT SUPPORT

Office of Student Life

To support each UM-Dearborn student in their pursuit of collegiate success, the Office of Student Life offers a number of services. These services include free one-on-one and group tutoring, success coaching, and supplemental instruction.

Counseling and Support Services 
Short term counseling available to registered UM-Dearborn students, staff and faculty. For an appointment, please contact  313-593-5430 or visit 2157 UC.

Disability Services 
For all Disability Services, please contact 313-593- 5430 or visit 2157 UC. 

Career Services
Career Services assists registered students, alumni, outside students and community members with a variety of services such as individual career counseling appointments, employer events and postings, and resume critiques. To make an appointment, please call  313-593-5020 or visit 2149 UC. 

Center for Social Justice and Inclusion

Programming offered in the following areas: 

LGBTQ+ at UM-Dearborn Students can learn more about the LGBTQ+ community through workshops, speakers, movies, and trainings.  There are also social programs which allow LGBTQ+ students to meet each other and allies. 

Multicultural Programs & Initiatives are offered at the University of Michigan-Dearborn to promote an inclusive environment. These initiatives support the exploration of difference and its relevance to the development and growth of our campus. 

Veterans Affairs - Staff is trained to disseminate information concerning the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) education benefit programs, and to make referrals to appropriate university professionals to facilitate a smooth transition in relation to your academic endeavor.

Women - Along with our programming, we support women and all students, staff, faculty and community members through resources and support on the following: 

  • Self-advocacy
  • Work/life balance
  • Returning to school after a break
  • Personal safety
  • Students who parent

 

ACADEMIC SUPPORT

Writing Center
The Writing Center is open to all students and assistance at all stages in the writing process. In an one-on-one appointment with a peer consultant, students can receive a variety of services such as developing a thesis, generating revision strategies and improving control of grammar and mechanics. For more information, please call  313-593-5328 or visit 3035 CASL. 

Math Learning Center
The Mathematics Learning Center (MLC) supports students in their efforts to succeed in mathematics. Students can receive tutoring services and take the math placement exam. For more information, please call  313-583-6351 or visit 2076 CASL. 

Science Learning Center
The Science Learning Center (SLC) supports students in their effort to succeed in their science courses, as well as help both students and faculty effectively use their lab time. For more information, please call  313-593-5512 or visit 1143 SBCW. 

Academic Assistance
Academic Assistance is available to all students in the form of tutoring and coaching. Opportunity Scholars, GEAR-UP, Wade McCree and other academic and outreach initiatives are handled through this office. For tutoring information, please contact Sharon Lobdell, Tutoring Coordinator, at  313-593-5341 or visit 2170 UC. 

English Language Proficiency Program
The English Language Proficiency Program (ELPP) is primarily designed for new and current college students, as well as adults who wish to improve their proficiency in English for future college work. For more information, please call  313-583-6661 or visit 237 Fairlane Center North (FCN). 

Mardigian Library (ML)
Our campus' library that hosts a large catalog of online resources, media services, Interlibrary loans and other services. For more information, please call  313-593-5400. 

Hub for Teaching & Learning Resources

1190 -
Social Sciences Building (SSB)
Phone: 
313-583-6550
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