University of Michigan

  • Undergraduate Students
  • Postgraduate Students

World Rankings

  • QS World University Ranking (2018–19) 20
  • THE World University Ranking (2018–19) 20

Students' Union

  • Over 1,400 student clubs and organisations.
  • A history of student activism with groups dedicated to fighting for civil liberties and workers' rights.


  • The University of Michigan (U-M), was founded in 1817 and is the state's oldest university. It is one of eight original Public Ivy institutions.
  • Women were first admitted in 1870.

Notable Alumni and Famous Faces

  • Larry Page, founder of Google.
  • The Apollo 15 crew.
  • Three members of the Obama administration.
  • Seven Nobel prize winners.
  • Gerald Ford, former President of the United States.
  • 26 Rhodes scholars.
  • 116 Olympic medallists.


University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA