UDM News Releases

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

Recent UDM News:

Business Leadership Awards 2016

October 19, 2016

The College of Business Administration will host its Business Leadership Awards on Sunday, Oct. 30. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, beginning with a Mass in the Commerce and Finance Building’s St. Ignatius Chapel on the McNichols Campus. The Mass will be followed by a brunch and induction ceremony at 11:15 a.m. at the Detroit Golf Club, 17911 Hamilton Rd. in Detroit.

Jesuits elect Arturo Sosa, S.J., as new Superior General

October 14, 2016

The 36th General Congregation of the Society of Jesus has elected Arturo Sosa Abascal, S.J., of the Venezuelan Province, as the new Superior General.

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

October 12, 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

October 11, 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.”

Engineering & Science iNSPIRE Laboratory opens

October 01, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy will be officially dedicating the new iNSPIRE Laboratory on Thursday, Oct. 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Chemistry Building on the McNichols Campus. The lab’s name is an acronym for Innovative Space for Research and Exploration.