University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI 48109


Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Large
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Trimester
Total enrollment 44,718
Religious affiliation None
Students with disability 6%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 12,254 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
(The institution has its own hospital)
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 55,504 applications and only 15,871 students were granted admission. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is at the #27 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 84% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 27% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
SAT1310 to 1500
ACT29 to 33

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $45,082 and in-state students paid $14,074.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $12,440
In State Tuition
National Average = $6,695
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 64% of University of Michigan-Ann Arbor's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 15% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,518 (which is 1.9% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor in 2016-2017, was 1,689, which is 28% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,028 (which is 5.2% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,432
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,302
Financial aid
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor has enrolled a total of 44,718 students (42,361 students full-time and 2,357 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 44,718 students, 1,060 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 51% men and 49% women and 28,983 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 15,735 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 155 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 55%

Non-resident alien: 15%

Asian: 12%

Hispanic: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Black/African American: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Engineering 30% 6,380 0
Health Professions And Related Programs 13% 2,812 401
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 8% 1,654
Legal Professions And Studies 5% 1,059
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 5% 1,022
Architecture And Related Services 4% 792
Education 4% 787
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies 2% 529
Social Sciences 2% 523
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 2% 494

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 46%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of University of Michigan-Ann Arbor full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of Michigan-Ann Arbor graduates 6 years after enrollment is $49,600. Last year, out of the total 5,337 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 4,963 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,907 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 5,434 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $49,600 $60,100
Employment Rate 93% 92%
Total Graduates 5,337 5,907

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