UDM News Releases

Here are the most recent University of Detroit Mercy news releases. For more news, see the archive.

Recent UDM News:

Architecture Lecturers: Elizabeth Mossop and Detroit Innovators

September 23, 2016

As part of the 2016-17 Lecture Series, University of Detroit Mercy School of Architecture welcomes Elizabeth Mossop of Spackman Mossop and Michaels on Monday, Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. as well as a discussion panel featuring “Detroit Innovators,” showcasing the impact on Detroit’s resurgence completed by 25 alumni, on Friday Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. Both events will be taking place in the Warren Loranger Architecture Building’s Genevieve Fisk Loranger Architecture Center on Detroit Mercy’s McNichols Campus.

University of Detroit Mercy unveils new brand position to reflect University's current role in Detroit and in higher education

September 15, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy, after a close examination of perceptions of the University’s brand across constituent groups (alumni, current students, prospective students, faculty and staff, teachers and counselors, civic leaders and employers in the Metro Detroit area and across the county), has unveiled a new logo and brand positioning strategy.

U.S. News & World Report ranks Detroit Mercy in Top 25 Universities in the Midwest

September 14, 2016

For the 16th consecutive year, University of Detroit Mercy is listed in the top tier of Midwest Best Regional Universities in the 2017 edition of the U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” rankings. In addition to being the highest ranking Midwest Regional school in Michigan in the magazine’s annual list, Detroit Mercy has also now been named one of the “Best Values” in the region and continues to be an “A+ School for B Students.”

Detroit Mercy Dental Clinic opens at ACCESS

September 14, 2016

Students and faculty from University of Detroit Mercy’s School of Dentistry and Clinic will be performing dental exams, cleanings, X-rays, sealants, restorative care, extractions and emergency services at Detroit Mercy’s ACCESS Clinic every Friday. The ACCESS Clinic is located on 6450 Maple Rd. in Dearborn. ACCESS (Arab Community Center for Economic & Social Services) is the largest Arab-American human services nonprofit in America.

“Strait Talk with Matt & LZ” livestreamed from Detroit Mercy, Sept. 19

September 12, 2016

ABC News brought its original livestream series "Strait Talk with Matt & LZ" to University of Detroit Mercy in front of a live audience on Monday, Sept. 19 in the Warren Loranger Architecture Building for an open discussion about the biggest issues facing America this election cycle.