Parents’ Guide to College 2021 Special Section
| University of Michigan–Dearborn
4901 Evergreen Rd. • Dearborn, MI 48128
Undergraduate Enrollment Information: 313-593-5100, umdearborn.edu/admissions
Dearborn Wolverines are at the forefront of their fields. They’re improving the lives of others, and making an impact on campus and in their communities.
The University of Michigan–Dearborn was founded in 1959 through an innovative partnership between the University of Michigan and Ford Motor Co. The university has nearly 8,800 students pursuing more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and professional degrees in liberal arts and sciences, engineering and computer science, business, education, health, and human services.
A top-ranked university with an inclusive campus community, faculty devoted to teaching, and students committed to achievement, UM–Dearborn has been shaped by its history of partnering with industry and community leaders, and is committed to finding solutions for today’s most pressing challenges.
Year founded: 1959
Current enrollment: 8,783
Student-faculty ratio: 16:1
Number of undergraduate degrees offered: 100+
Number of master’s degrees offered: 60+
Number of doctoral degrees offered: 6
Subject matter expertise: Engineering and computer science, business, education, criminal justice, natural sciences, pre-professional health, human services
In-state tuition: $13,552
Out-of-state tuition: $27,520
Percentage of students on financial aid: 88%
Top three awards/recognitions: No. 4 in the Midwest, Regional Public University, U.S. News & World Report. No. 1 Regional Public University in Michigan for Social Mobility and for Veterans, U.S. News & World Report. Second-highest average starting salary among 15 Michigan public universities (U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard).