Freshman Stats

• A look at the 2007 entering freshman class
• Carrying on the legacy

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A look at the 2007 entering freshman class

• 530 freshmen
• 60% female: 40% male: 28% minority
• 78% from Metro Detroit (six-county area)
• 16% from other parts of Michigan
• 40% Catholic
• 11% have UDM alumni in their family
• Average high school GPA: 3.37
• Average ACT score: 22.9
• 14% in top 5% of high school class
• 27% in top 10% of high school class
• 54% in top 20% of high school class
Carrying on the legacy

Eleven percent of the current freshman class have a family member who also graduated from University of Detroit Mercy. Children of alumni who attended UDM not only carry on their parents’ tradition of academic excellence, they can also receive an annual $1,000 legacy scholarship from UDM toward their education. The following is a partial listing of students who have an alumni parent or parents.

Naomi Bianca Beasley
Mamie Beasley ’01
Jamala Louise Brown Edward Brown ’94, ’96
Michael A. Bujak
Kenneth Phillips ’83
Natalie M. Cochran Janell Cochran ’80
Paige A. Crawford
Rosemarie Crawford ’88, ’90
Nicolas W. Czarnecki Julie Czarnecki ’81, ’83
Brian Philip Dara Philip Dara ’79
Ryan Anthony Dedo Geralyn  Dedo ’79
Ryan I. Demeulenaere
Tim  Demeulenaere ’87
Parker Reed Farlow
Todd Farlow ’89, ’04
Joel Alexander Frazee
George Frazee
Brianna M. Garland Charisse Hayes ’05
Alexander Todd Harris
Todd A. Harris ’87
William Edward Hoepner Maria Hoepner ’84
Eric Matthew Jakovac
Matthew Jakovac ’86, ’90
Nathan Karaba Mark Karaba ’83
Christopher Thomas King Karolynn King ’05
Natalie E. Legel 
Janet Scesny ’85 & Steve Legel ’81
Sergei J. May John May ’87
Crystal A. Meakem Larry Meakem ’89
Christopher Franc Mulcahy Michael Mulcahy ’98
Sean M. O’Reilly Christina Gajewski O’Reilly ’75
Grace Mariah Patti Marie Haener-Patti ’80 & Angelo Patti ’78
Tomas Kestutis Pesys
Edmund Pesys ’94
Jeffrey Michael Regan James ’72 & Mary Regan ’83
Samantha Rose Reuter
Denise (Sand) Reuter ’87
Ryan Paul Richards Paul Richards ’81
Michael E. Santarossa
Thomas Santarossa ’81
Alexandra Gabrielle Solt
 Bryan Solt ’88
Megan Ruth Stricklin
Wendy Stricklin ’85
Lynita Marie Taylor Melita Lowe Taylor ’78
Christina Leeann Wynn Terry Wynn ’94

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