UM Dearborn, UMD

University of Michigan-Dearborn

4901 Evergreen Road, Dearborn, United States
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  • Class Notes
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  • Textbook Notes
    0
  • Study Guides
    0
  • Currently Enrolled
    33
  • Previously Enrolled
    59

Overview of University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM Dearborn, UMD)

About this school

University of Michigan - Dearborn, founded in 1959, is a comprehensive, public institution. The university offers programs through the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters; the Division of Education; and the Schools of Engineering and Management. Its 210-acre campus is located in Dearborn, 10 miles west of downtown Detroit.
  • Institution Type


    Public

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:7,141
    • Men:3,817 (53.5%)
    • Women:3,324 (46.5%)

Location

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Admission Information (UM Dearborn, UMD)

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to University of Michigan - Dearborn is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is required

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
4
-
Science
3
4
Foreign Language
-
2
Social Studies
-
-
History
3
-
Academic Electives
-
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required
September 4
SAT Only
Considered if submitted
September 4
ACT Only
Considered if submitted
September 4
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
4901 Evergreen Road
City, State, Zip
Dearborn, MI  48128
Phone
(313) 593-5100
Fax
-
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
-
Early Action Notification
-

Application Form


Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
-
Letters Of Recommendation
-
Other
-
Financial Need
-

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular|Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
64% of 5,731 applicants were admitted
Women
61% of 2,999 applicants were admitted
Men
68% of 2,732 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
1,361 (37%) of 3,684 admitted students enrolled
Women
569 (31%) of 1,828 admitted students enrolled
Men
792 (43%) of 1,856 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.60
375 And Above
36%
3.50 - 3.74
24%
3.25 - 3.49
18%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
9%
2.00 - 2.49
-

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
586 average |530-650 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
9%
• Score 600 - 700
35%
• Score 500 - 600
43%
• Score 400 - 500
13%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%
Sat Critical Reading
583 average |530-640 range of middle 50%
• Score 700 - 800
6%
• Score 600 - 700
38%
• Score 500 - 600
45%
• Score 400 - 500
11%
• Score 300 - 400
0%
• Score 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
25 average |22-28 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
17%
• Score 24 - 29
50%
• Score 18 - 23
31%
• Score 12 - 17
2%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid (UM Dearborn, UMD)

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - In-state: $12,472|Out-of-state: $24,706
  • Room & Board: - Not reported
  • Other Expences: - $1,300 (28.94033837934105%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $3,192 (71.05966162065894%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expences
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


University of Michigan - Dearborn accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 1
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning December 10
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002326
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
909 (87.3%) of freshmen
Found To Have Financial Need
712 (78.3%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
708 (99.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
68 (9.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
64%
Average Award
$10,866
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 560 (79.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,419
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 537 (75.8%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,346
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 411 (58.1%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
180 (17.3%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,124

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
3,825 (76.9%) of undergraduates
Found To Have Financial Need
3,353 (87.7%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,296 (98.3%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
249 (7.6%) of aid recipients
Average Percent Of Need Met
56%
Average Award
$10,215
• Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,543 (77.2%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,028
• Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,771 (84.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,793
• Merit Based Gift
Received by 1,579 (47.9%) of aid recipients
Merit Based Gift
708 (14.2%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $5,760

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
57%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$25,759
Parents Borrowing Plus Loans
-
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, Engineering/Technologies, Foreign Languages, International Studies, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Social Sciences
Creative Arts/Performance
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Debating, Journalism/Publications
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership, Memberships
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, Handicapped Students, International Students, Members of Minorities, Out-of-State Students, Previous College Experience, Public Servants

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$1,193

Academics & Instruction (UM Dearborn, UMD)

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Not required

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


328

Part-Time Faculty


239

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


50%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 9% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 24% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 27% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 26% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 8% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 6% of classes
  • Over 100 students: - 1% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
Over 100 students
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 4% of discussion sections/labs
  • 10-19 students: - 33% of discussion sections/labs
  • 20-29 students: - 58% of discussion sections/labs
  • 30-39 students: - 5% of discussion sections/labs
% of Sections/Labs
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
# of Students

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
992,463

Computing


Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
1060
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


University of Michigan - Dearborn provides hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


81.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


17.5%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


46.1%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


58.0%

Programs & Majors (UM Dearborn, UMD)

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (53)


  • Accounting
  • American/United States Studies/Civilization
  • Anthropology
  • Area Studies, Other
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Programming/Programmer, General
  • Computer and Information Sciences, General
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • General Studies
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health/Health Care Administration/Management
  • History, General
  • Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
  • Humanities/Humanistic Studies
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Microbiology, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Women's Studies

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Business/marketing, Engineering, Psychology

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Master of Arts in Teaching, Master of Science, Master of Public Policy, Master of Science in Engineering, Master of Business Administration, Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration

Master's Programs of Study (34)


  • Accounting
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Business Administration and Management--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Computational Sciences
  • Computer Engineering
  • Database Systems
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Educational Media/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy and Power Engineering
  • Engineering Management
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Finance and Banking
  • Health Informatics
  • Health Psychology
  • Industrial/Management Engineering
  • Information Science
  • Management Information Systems
  • Management Strategy and Policy
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Public Administration
  • Public Policy
  • Science Education
  • Software Engineering
  • Special Education
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Systems Engineering

Campus Life (UM Dearborn, UMD)

Location & Geography

Population


95,884

Nearest Metropolitan Area


202 acres

Environment


Suburban environment

Campus Size


Detroit

Weather


Temperature
15.6 average low in January, 78.9 average high in September
Rain
135 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Airport
28 mile(s) from campus in Detroit
Nearest Bus Station
6 mile(s) from campus in Lincoln Park
Nearest Train Station
2 mile(s) from campus in Dearborn

Housing

College Housing


College does not provide housing for students

Types of Housing


Students of College Housing


Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Not available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Not offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
Mascot
-
School Colors
Blue and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Softball
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Softball
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer, volleyball

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


University of Michigan - Dearborn offers radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities

Sororities


4% of women participate

Fraternities


3% of men participate

ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


5,137

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
7,141
Women
3,324
Men
3,817

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 8.3% Asian
  • 9.1% Black/African-American
  • 5.6% Hispanic/Latino
  • 3.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.2% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 70.2% White
  • 2.9% Unknown

International Students


1.9% from 30 countries

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


2,198

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