Student Resources

Campus

  • Career Center: assist with choosing a major, career options, job/internship search strategies, interviewing, applying to graduate and professional schools, and résumé writing.
  • CGIS/GIEU: provides a wide variety of global engagement and learning opportunities to the University of Michigan community.
  • Financial Aid: cost of attendance, applying & receiving aid, scholarships & loan information, financial planning guides, credit card tips, and work-study employment.
  • Services for Students with Disabilities: provides services to students with visual impairments, learning disabilities, mobility impairments, hearing impairments, chronic health problems and psychological disabilities, so they may enjoy a complete range of academic and non-academic opportunities.  Services are free of charge.
  • Transfer Students: applying to U–M, information on academics, cost and financial aid and student life especially for those students transferring to U–M.

Mental Health

  • Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS): counseling services, educational and preventive initiatives, training programs, outreach and consultation activities, and provide guidance on how to “do something” to fully contribute to a caring healthy community.
  • MiTalk: mental health resources including online screenings for depression and anxiety, skill-building tools to help you manage stress and academic life, and digitally recorded workshops, lectures, and some relaxation exercises. The site is completely free of charge to U-M Students.
  • Sexual Assault Prevention & Awareness Center (SAPAC): The Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center promotes healthy relationships, teaches non-violence and equality, supports survivor healing, and fosters a respectful and safe environment for all members of the University of Michigan community.  SAPAC provides educational and supportive services for the University of Michigan community related to sexual assault, intimate partner violence, sexual harassment, and stalking.

Academic Resources

  • Strategies for Academic Success: time management, memory & concentration, critical reading, note taking, writing papers, organizing and integrating information, preparing for and taking tests, using the library.
  • Physics Help Room: assists students if they need help with Physics 125-241.
  • Language Resource Center (LRC): students check out computers equipped with foreign language software (including spell check!), foreign films and music, foreign language CD-Roms, and reading materials. There is also some open tutoring available.
  • Library Resources and Workshops
  • Math Lab: staffed by grad students and undergrad students who are trained to help students from Math 105 all the way to DiffEq.
  • Peer Academic Advising Office: (PAAO) students can check out syllabi for course they are considering taking, read reviews of course written by fellow students, and check out info on grad/professional schools.
  • Science Learning Center (SLC): assists students with Chem, Bio, or Physics. You can also sign-up for study groups that meet based on your availability and are facilitated by an upper-level undergrad.
  • Stats Consulting: helping undergraduates in psychology courses, honors students, graduate students, and faculty with their statistics and data management questions.
    Psychology Statistics Online Calendar
  • Sweetland Center for Writing: offers free one-to-one writing support to all undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Michigan. Sweetland faculty and peer writing consultants meet with student writers to help with any stage of the writing process.
  • Sweetland Online Writing Labs (OWL): live, web-based assistance that connects undergraduate students to a Sweetland peer writing consultant using video chat and online document sharing. Great if you are studying abroad!

LSA & UM

Volunteer & Service Learning Opportunities