UDM News Releases

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

Recent UDM News:

Sisters of Mercy help fund programming for first-generation students

August 22, 2016

A $25,000 grant from the Sisters of Mercy West Midwest Mercy Ministry Grants will help fund programming for Detroit Mercy students who are the first in their family to attend college.

Detroit Mercy Students, Faculty and Staff: Celebrate Spirit!

August 19, 2016

Each year, University of Detroit Mercy faculty, staff and students gather in the Student Fitness Center for the annual "Celebrate Spirit!" event. This longstanding tradition is a symbol of the beginning of the new academic year and will include a worship service for all faiths, picnic lunch, and student organization fair.

Detroit Mercy Law to Celebrate 104th Annual Red Mass

August 17, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law will host its 104th annual Red Mass on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at noon at Saints Peter and Paul Jesuit Church located at 629 E. Jefferson Avenue in downtown Detroit. The church is immediately adjacent to the School of Law Campus.

Ford Global Challenge gives University of Detroit Mercy $200,000 to develop mobility app for volunteers

August 11, 2016

Thanks to a $200,000 grant from the Bill Ford Better World Challenge, University of Detroit Mercy engineering professors, students and alumni will team up to develop an app that connects non-profit organizations with volunteers who can move resources and materials.

$1 million gift from alumnus helps University of Detroit Mercy create innovative engineering center for students

August 10, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy’s new Center for Automotive Systems Engineering Education (CASEE) has received a major boost with a $1 million gift from William L. Kozyra (Class of 1980), July 20.