Life at Michigan



Ann Arbor is consistently ranked one of the best college towns in the United States. 

The University of Michigan is a diverse and dynamic institution consisting of 19 schools and colleges. Consistently in the top rankings, University of Michigan is rated as the #1 Public Research University in the U.S (National Science Foundation) and #1 Best and Most Collaborative U.S. Colleges (Huffington Post).
The university attracts scholars from and engages partners around the world and has a vibrant alumni network with over 500,000 living members.  

In addition to departmental activities, the Horace H. Rackham Graduate School is a community of scholars, researchers and students dedicated to rigorous academic pursuit of the creation of new knowledge and future leaders.  Grad Life in Ann Arbor is rich and varied, with Student Community involvement and Graduate Student Success supported by robust Academic and Professional Resources.