News Release

UDM Visit Day for High School Students

High school students are invited to attend University of Detroit Mercy’s “High School Visit Day” on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, from 9 a.m. to noon.  It will be held in the Fountain Lounge of the Student Center Building on the University’s McNichols Campus. UDM encourages high school students, whether they have applied or not, to learn all about the academic programs available, financial aid and scholarships, meet current UDM students and parents, and receive a tour of the McNichols campus.

The University's Visit Day is an opportune time for high school students to meet one-on-one with advisors who represent more than 60 academic programs offered at UDM. Information on how to finance a UDM education will be available along with on-site admission, which is offered to those interested in an undergraduate degree.

To make a reservation, or for more information concerning the Visit Day, call the UDM Admissions Office at 313-993-1245, toll-free at 1-800-635-5020, or e-mail

Release date: November 11, 2011

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The University of Detroit Mercy is Michigan's largest private Catholic University, with more than 100 academic majors and programs. Sponsored by the Society of Jesus (the Jesuits) and the Sisters of Mercy, the University has campuses located in downtown and northwest Detroit.

UDM is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities and the largest of 17 Mercy institutions of higher education in the United States. For the 14th consecutive year, University of Detroit Mercy is listed in the top tier of Midwest regional universities in the 2015 edition of the U.S. News & World Report's "Best Colleges" rankings.