Academic Programs

  • A. Alfred Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning

    Taubman College offers two main areas of study. The Architecture program prepares students to actively participate in the design of buildings, cities, and the physical environment, teaching them about design… more

  • College of Literature, Science, and the Arts

    Since 1841, the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) has been educating young leaders through a rich liberal arts curriculum and creating new knowledge through world-class research and… more

  • Helen Zell Writers Program

    The Helen Zell Writers’ Program is a fully-funded two-year graduate program in creative writing leading to the Master of Fine Arts degree, followed by a guaranteed, fully-funded year-long post-graduate residency… more

  • History of Art

    One of the three largest departments of art history in North America, with specialists covering every major continent, U-M has ranked among the top art history doctoral programs nationally. The… more

  • Institute for the Humanities

    The Institute for the Humanities is a center for innovative, collaborative study in the humanities and arts. Each year the Institute provides fellowships for U-M faculty, graduate students, and visiting… more

  • Lloyd Hall Scholars Program

    The University of Michigan’s Lloyd Hall Scholars Program (LHSP) is a learning community open to students interested in writing and the arts, whatever their skill level or field of study…. more

  • Museum Studies

    At Michigan, students engage with museums in their infinite variety and from an interdisciplinary perspective that draws upon a rich body of museum-focused scholarship and cultural theory derived from multiple… more

  • Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design

    A small, tight-knit creative community in a large university setting, the Stamps School of Art & Design is uniquely positioned to foster truly cross-disciplinary work. Stamps students apply their distinctive… more

  • School of Music, Theatre & Dance

    The School of Music, Theatre & Dance is consistently ranked as one of the top performing arts schools in the country, as compared to both conservatory and academic programs. SMTD… more

  • Screen Arts & Cultures

    The U-M College of Literature, Science & the Arts’ Screen Arts & Cultures Program studies the moving image as seen on multiple screens on the big screens of movie palaces,… more