Within the University Unions' building walls are dynamic support services that are dedicated to making a difference in a student's experience at Michigan.
- Counseling & Psychological Services (Michigan Union)
Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) provides multicultural and multidisciplinary expert and caring therapeutic support at no charge for currently enrolled University of Michigan-Ann Arbor campus students. Staff of CAPS includes professional thereapists, psychiatric staff and interns from graduate programs in psychology and social work. Common reasons students go to CAPS include, but are not limited to:
CAPS is also engaging the University community with "Do Something," a large scale college student mental health awareness campaign which highlights both QPR (a well-received, on-going, suicide prevention training program) and MiTalk (a University of Michigan student-focused, interactive mental health website). For more information about these programs or about CAPS services, please visit both websites.
Location: 3100 Michigan Union, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Websites: www.umich.edu/~caps | www.mitalk.org
Hours of operation: 8:00am-5:00pm, Monday-Friday; 8:00am-8:00pm on Tuesdays during the Fall and Winter terms
- academic difficulties
- self-esteem issues
- relationship issues
- MCard Center/Housing Business Services (North Campus branch in Pierpont Commons)
The MCard Centers issue student ID's, handle basic MCard services and facilitate free TCF Bank Accounts, all meal plans and manage Blue Bucks accounts. Blue Bucks is a debit card service that was designed to supplement the resident meal plan, but it is also available to all registered students of the University of Michigan.
- Blue Bucks is accepted by all of the following University Unions' businesses:
- Bonici's Pizza
- Commons Cafe
- Michigan Union Billiards & Games Room
- Mujo Cafe
- Panda Express
- Sushi by Panda
- Taco Bell Express
- The University Club and Wendy's
- International Center
The International Center provides services and programs to UM's international community, including students, scholars, faculty, employees, and families; to UM departments and to UM community members interested in study, work or educational travel outside the United States.
Location: 603 E. Madison, Ann Arbor MI (south end of the Michigan Union)
- The Spectrum Center
The Spectrum Center provides a comprehensive range of education, information and advocacy services working to create and maintain an open, safe and inclusive environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students, faculty, and staff, their families and friends, and the campus community at large.
Location: 3200 Michigan Union
Hours: 9am-5pm (M-F)
Phone: (734) 763-4186
- Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs
Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs (MESA) seeks to service and support the campus community and its diverse, multicultural communities. MESA uses educational programming and activities that address the issues of diversity and social justice through the lens of race and ethnicity.
Location: 2202 Michigan Union
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm (M-F)
Phone: (734) 763-9044
- Office of Dean of Students
The Office of the Dean of Students works to promote student development and ripen the Michigan experience, offering individual support, programs, services, co-curricular opportunities, policy development and advocacy to students.
Location: 3000 Michigan Union
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm (M-F)
Phone: (734) 764-7420
- Office of Greek Life
The Office of Greek Life supports the fraternity and sorority community on campus with recruitment, event planning, educational programming, social, philanthropic and logistical needs, programming ideas, problem solving and leadership development. Getting involved in the Greek community is a great way to get involved on campus while making lifelong friendships.
Location: 4115 Michigan Union
Hours: 9:00am-5:00pm (M-F); 10:00am-4:00pm (M-F Spring/Summer)
Phone: (734) 936-3686
- Office of the Registrar
The Office of the Registrar handles many student issues like grade inquiries, academic reports, student ID number changes, address changes, enrollment and tuition-related questions. They also process requests for official transcripts and certification. Call the office during business hours for more information about services provided.
Location: Room B430 Pierpont Commons
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm; SAT-SUN closed
- Center for Campus Invovlement
The Center for Campus Involvement (the Center) is a resource specifically designed to help students make the most of your co-curricular experiences. Developing effective student organizations and leaders through training and education is the Center's primary mission.
Location: 2205 Michigan Union
Hours: M-F 8am-5pm
Phone: (734) 763-5900
Website: Center for Campus Involvement
- Student Legal Services
Student Legal Services (SLS), a unit of The Divison of Student Affairs, is a full-service law office available to currently enrolled students at the University of Michigan - Ann Arbor campus. Student Legal Services is staffed by attorneys who are licensed to practice in the State of Michigan as well as the United States District Court and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.
Hours: 9:00AM - Noon; 1:00PM - 5:00PM