Updates to Academic Year 2020-2021 Grading Policy for CoE Graduate Students

Dear Graduate Students,

In recognition of how current events continue to impact our graduate students, the College of Engineering is implementing the recently announced Rackham Graduate School grading policy changes to our grading policy for Academic Year 2020-2021 (Fall, Winter, & Spring/Summer terms). These changes will apply to all CoE graduate students enrolled in Rackham Continue Reading »

Engineering follow up to Stay-In-Place order

Michigan Engineering Undergraduates –

Yesterday, you heard from the University and the Washtenaw County Health Department about preventive COVID-19 measures that have been enacted, including a stay-in-place order issued for undergraduate U-M students and an adjustment to some undergraduate courses.

We know you have questions. Here’s what covered in this email:

  • Why this happened

  • How

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Undergraduate students: 14-day Stay in Place order

This afternoon, the University announced that a preventative 14-day stay-in-place order for U-M undergraduate students was issued, requiring them to remain in their current designated residences. The University took additional steps to ensure campus safety and provide options for faculty and students:

  • For undergraduate students, all classes that are substantially enhanced by in-person instruction due
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Information for Students About Proposed Homeland Security Policy

Dear students, 

Earlier this week, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) released a preliminary announcement about online study eligibility for international students for the fall 2020 semester. The University of Michigan has issued a statement expressing our strong disagreement with this temporary policy, as has the College of Engineering. We fully support the university Continue Reading »