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Two students sit on a bench near the Fisher Fountain, with flowers, trees, the fountain, buildings pictured on a sunny, summer day.
January 25, 2024
Beginning with the 2024-25 academic year, Detroit Mercy will offer free tuition to first-year students who meet certain eligibility requirements. They may renew Titan Edge for up to four years total.
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December 13, 2023
Scores of UDM students and faculty will help nonprofits in Detroit and southeast Michigan reduce their carbon footprint as part of a $3.79-million grant award to support energy efficiency.
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September 19, 2023
Detroit Mercy was ranked No. 52 nationally and second in Michigan, according to results released Sept. 6 by WSJ/College Pulse. UDM was the third-highest ranked Jesuit university and only Mercy institution ranked.

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Detroit Mercy in the News

Spotlight on the News: How UDM & HBCU's are impacting Michigan & USA
WXYZ Channel 7 | Feb. 23, 2024
President Donald B. Taylor talks to Chuck Stokes about how UDM and its students are impacting Detroit and the state of Michigan.

University of Detroit Mercy launches STAR Center training facility for nursing students
Detroit PBS | Feb. 22, 2024
A new cutting-edge research and training facility at University of Detroit Mercy, the STAR Center, has launched to elevate the training of its nursing students. 

Detroit Mercy offers ways to honor MLK and celebrate Black History Month
WDIV | Feb. 1, 2024
Throughout the month of February, UDM celebrates Black History Month with four full weeks of events and activities that honor African American history and achievements.

Jerica Williams is the new normal at Detroit Mercy men's basketball
WXYZ Channel 7 | Nov. 3, 2023
The Titans are about to start a new season with a new coach and it’s a new look. For the first time in program history, Detroit Mercy men’s basketball has hired a female assistant coach.

Macomb Community College, University of Detroit Mercy partner to address nursing shortage
Detroit Free Press | Oct. 3, 2023
The partnership will provide those with associate degrees in nursing an accelerated pathway to earn a bachelor of science in nursing degree in 12 months, with the first group starting in January.

Alumni News

Get to know: Christa ’12, ’14 and Zach ’10 Funk, working for a better world 
Thu, 29 Feb 2024
Christa and Zach FunkIndividually, Christa and Zach Funk are pretty impressive. But together, this couple is a force, shaping lives and the city of Detroit each in different ways.  Christa ’12, ’14 is the executive director of Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars (DRDFS), a program that prepares students who might have thought a …

Grants help UDM students and the community
Wed, 14 Feb 2024
Campus view from the sky.University of Detroit Mercy has recently received more than $2 million in grants to help educate students and their work in the community. The largest, a two-year grant from the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) will allow graduate students in Detroit Mercy’s counseling program to continue their work …