Trainee Resources

Career & Professional Development

Food Resources

Student Groups

https://ogps.med.umich.edu/resources/student-groups/ contains links to many graduate student groups on campus including Scientists for Outreach on Addiction Research, the Association for Women in Science, the African Graduate Student’s Association, Association of Multicultural Scientists, Biomedical Graduate Student Government and many more.

https://ohei.med.umich.edu/medical-and-biomedical-student-support/student-sponsored-organizations Includes links to student sponsored organizations related to the medical school including the Black Medical Association, Doctors of Tomorrow, OutMD, Latin American and Native American Medical Association, Medical Students of Middle Eastern Descent, United Asian American Medical Student Association and many more.

https://spectrumcenter.umich.edu/social-support-groups Includes link to student and national groups related to LGBTQ+ including the Coalition for Queer and Trans People of Color, LGBT+ Michigan, oSTEM (Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and more.

http://www.cew.umich.edu/advocacy-initiatives/cew-student-advisory-board/ The CEW+ Student Advisory Board (SAB) works to inform and advise CEW+ leadership on the challenges faced by students, with a focus on the unique needs of underserved, and underrepresented students. The SAB assists in developing relevant and engaging programs, workshops, and initiatives that are responsive to the emerging needs of underserved students. By highlighting student voices and gaining insight into the needs of this population, CEW+ is able to present concerns and feedback to University leadership.

Additional Student Groups

Mentoring

https://ogps.med.umich.edu/resources/mentoring/ Includes links for finding mentors, mentoring resources, mentoring workshops and events, and Rackham’s MORE program (Mentoring Others Results in Excellence; see also link below)

https://rackham.umich.edu/faculty-and-staff/resources-for-directors/mentoring/#steering-committee

MORE (Mentoring Others Results in Excellence) is Rackham’s faculty committee on mentoring, which engages with faculty and graduate students to foster conversations about mentoring. Specifically, the committee provides faculty with effective tools and practices for mentoring graduate students in an effort to improve retention, productivity and overall student success. MORE committee members are twelve faculty with appointments in six different Schools and Colleges of the University of Michigan and it is sponsored by Rackham Graduate School, and The Office of the Provost.  This link also includes resources and training for mentors.

https://ohei.med.umich.edu/medical-and-biomedical-student-support Includes links to programs, initiatives, and student sponsored organizations related to the Medical School.

https://spectrumcenter.umich.edu/mentorship Includes information about peer mentoring and faculty mentors.

Ann Arbor Living

https://rackham.umich.edu/rackham-life/ Includes resources about arts & culture, grocery, housing, and transportation.

https://rackham.umich.edu/rackham-life/international-students/ Includes information about international student organizations at UM, international grocery stores in the area, transportation, the English language institute and the UM International Center.

https://spectrumcenter.umich.edu/navigating-campus Includes information for navigating campus including gender inclusive restrooms, housing and more.

Parking and Transportation Services: http://ltp.umich.edu/