Rankings, Facts & Figures

Did you know that 84 percent of undergraduate classes at U-M have less than 50 students in them? That there are more than 1,000 undergraduate research opportunities on campus (and beyond)? Or that every five weeks a new company is launched based on U-M technologies? There is so much to discover. Great things are happening at Michigan every day.

TOP
25
UNIVERSITY WORLDWIDE
U-M NAMED
#1
BEST AND MOST COLLABORATIVE U.S. COLLEGE
RANKED
#5
OF 100 BEST VALUE COLLEGES
#6
PUBLIC COLLEGE WITH THE SMARTEST STUDENTS

Academics

  • Top 5 U.S. Public University — U.S. News & World Report
  • 100 top 10 graduate programs — U.S. News & World Report
  • 19 schools and colleges
  • 265+ degree programs
  • 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio

Research

  • #1 Public Research University in the U.S. — National Science Foundation
  • Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program has more than 1,300 undergraduate students involved in research partnerships with more than 800 faculty members

Student Life

  • More than 1,300 student organizations
  • #12 LGBTQ-Friendly University Campus — Huffington Post
  • More than 30 student entrepreneur groups
  • Students hail from all 50 states and 118 countries
  • 98% of first-year students live in residence halls
  • 13 learning communities allow students with similar interests to live and study together

Global Focus

  • More than 200 study abroad programs on six continents
  • More than 600 global initiative sites
  • More than 65 foreign languages taught
  • #5 in the nation for students studying abroad — Institute of International Education
  • A top school for Fulbright grant recipients and Peace Corps Volunteers

Alumni

  • One of largest alumni networks in the world (575,000+)
  • U-M alumni include one U.S. President, two dozen governors, three Supreme Court justices and eight Nobel Laureates

Affordability/Value

  • 2 out of every 3 undergrads receive financial aid
  • 88% of U-M students graduate in five years
  • Ranked 6th in the nation by recruiters for new hires — The Wall Street Journal

Athletics

  • 29 NCAA Division I teams
  • More than 50 National championships in 12 sports
  • 31 intramural sports
  • More than 200 Michigan athletes and coaches are Olympic medalists

Michigan Almanac
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