Additional Resources

The University of Michigan-Dearborn offers an inclusive campus.  We have a variety of programs and resources available to our community, some of which are outlined below.  If you have questions or concerns about this information or about issues that are not covered on this page, please contact the Office for Institutional Equity at 313-436-9194 or InstitutionalEquityDearborn@umich.edu.

  • Information for Students and Employees with Disabilities

    University of Michigan-Dearborn is committed to accessible educational and employment programs and activities.  The University provides reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities and also offers an accessible physical environment on campus. 

    To Request a Reasonable Accommodation

    For students: Please contact Disability Services at 313-593-5430 or disabilityservices@umich.edu.

    For employees:  Please contact Human Resources at 313-593-5190 or HumanResourcesDearborn@umich.edu.

    To Report an Accessibility Concern

    If you have a concern about the accessibility of our campus or our programs or activities, please contact the Office for Institutional Equity at 313-436-9194 or InstitutionalEquityDearborn@umich.edu.

     

  • Information for Students and Employees who are Veterans

    The University of Michigan-Dearborn is committed to equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination and discriminatory harassment against veterans.  Veterans.  If you are have a concern about discrimination or discriminatory harassment of a veteran, please contact the Office for Institutional Equity at 313-436-9194 or InstitutionalEquityDearborn@umich.edu

    Resources for Employees

    Faculty and staff who are need to take leave as required by their miliary service obligations or are returning from a leave due to military service who have questions or concerns, are encouraged to contact Human Resources at 313-593-5190 or HumanResourcesDearborn@umich.edu.  Veterans who are persons with disabilities who have questions about reasonable accommodations should also contact Human Resources.

    Resources For Students

    Support for students who are veterans is available from Veteran Services in Room 2170 of the University Center.  Veterans are encouraged to stop by or call the Office at 313-436-9196 or DearbornVeterans@umich.edu.  The office is led and staffed with military veterans who are there to support student veterans to navigate any issues they may encounter. In addition, the staff is trained to disseminate information concerning the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) education benefit programs.

  • Information for our LGBTQ+ Community and Allies

    The University offers a respectful and inclusive environment that prohibits discrimination and discriminatory harassment on the basis of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.  If you are have a concern about discrimination or discriminatory harassment on these bases, please contact the Office for Institutional Equity at 313-436-9194 or InstitutionalEquityDearborn@umich.edu

    Resources for Students

    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.  The Center for Social Justice and Inclusion also offers a programming space called the InCLUDE (2130 University Center) that provides an environment where Inclusion, Civic Engagement, Leadership, Understanding, Diversity & Equity are paramount.  See this website for more information about these resources.

    Resources for Employees

    The University offers an LGBTQ+ Employee Resource Group.  If you are interested in joining, please email Blake Bonkowski at bbonkows@umich.edu.

    Name, Pronoun and Gender Information

    Please see this website for helpful resources on this subject.  For questions, please contact the Office for Institutional Equity at 313-436-9194 or InstitutionalEquityDearborn@umich.edu

  • Information for Pregnant and Parenting Students and Employees

    The University is committed to creating an inclusive and accessible environment for pregnant and parenting students and employees.  

    Resources for Students

    Pregnant students may have specific pregnancy or parenting-related needs or requests that can be arranged by working directly with their instructors.  For questions, concerns or requests, please contact the Office for Institutional Equity at 313-436-9194 or InstitutionalEquityDearborn@umich.edu.  For more information, this pamphlet describes Title IX Regulations pertaining to pregnant students.

    Resources for Employees

    The University has a policy on Paid Maternity (Childbirth) and Parental Leaves.  For more information on this type of leave and its applicability, see this helpful resource.  Faculty and staff with questions or concerns should contact Human Resources at 313-593-5190 or HumanResourcesDearborn@umich.edu.

    Lactation Rooms

    Lactation rooms are available on campus for use by students, faculty and staff of the University of Michigan-Dearborn who are breastfeeding.

     

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