• Bicycling by the Spirit of Detroit
  • Looking at the sky Griswold street signs viewable.
  • Detroit skyline at night

Discover Detroit

The city of Detroit, recently featured by Independent in the UK, is buzzing with new life and activity. Detroit is undergoing a major revitalization, bringing renewed excitement and energy to the area. Visit us and experience first-hand the vibrant cultural and sports scenes, an array of unique shops and stores, and the world-class restaurants making the Motor City such a great place to live and learn. There are all kinds of fun things to do and see: Campus Martius, the Riverwalk, the Slow Roll bike ride and Eastern Market, to name a few. Come experience the real Detroit! 

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When the Day Goes Dark

When the Day Goes Dark. Nightlife in Detroit

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Ride On! Biking in Metro Detroit

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Monday January 18, 2021
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Iconic Impact on Detroit
Martin Luther King Jr.’s Iconic Impact on Detroit
June 23, 1963, remains an important date in Detroit history. It is the date that ...

Tuesday January 12, 2021
6 Resolutions to Tackle, Even During COVID-19
6 Resolutions to Tackle, Even During COVID-19
At the end of every year, we start to obsessively think about how we want ...

Thursday December 31, 2020
Detroit Day Trip Ideas for 2021
Detroit Day Trip Ideas for 2021
Traveling itself might be challenging right now, but travel planning doesn’t have to be. So, ...

Wednesday December 23, 2020
5 Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Detroit This Year
5 Ways to Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Detroit This Year
Few New Year’s Eve celebrations have been looked forward to as much as the upcoming ...

Thursday December 17, 2020
Detroit Restaurants Get Creative During COVID
Detroit Restaurants Get Creative During COVID
Michigan restaurants have taken a devastating hit during the COVID-19 pandemic. Just this month, the ...

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Detroit Experience Factory

New to Detroit and ready to explore? The Detroit Experience Factory has a "not your average" tour for you. Both free and ticketed tours will give you an inside look into the neighborhoods, landmarks and businesses that make up Detroit’s past and present. 

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Visit Campus Online, Anytime

Whether you are planning your visit, or awaiting your date to campus, you can always take a sneak peek online with YouVisit. Explore our history and grounds, then scour the vibrant streets of Detroit.

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