Congratulations on your admission to the University of Michigan and the Residential College in the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA)! 

Kristin at the RC's Welcome Week!


I hope that you are deeply proud of yourself and all of the work that it took to get you where you are today. Your admission is a confirmation of how amazing you are.

The Residential College at the University of Michigan is a unique community, unlike any other you will find at the University. We are a community that blends academic rigor, creativity, and social consciousness.

You’ll have the opportunity to live and learn among peers who share your passion for knowledge and discovery.


The RC is a place where you will learn and grow, a place where you will make friends and find mentors, a place you can call home.

Kristin's dog, Finn! AKA "The cutest dog in the whole world"

Not only are you joining a living-learning community, but you are joining a community rich in diversity, tradition, and above all, an unwavering commitment to transformative education.

We urge you to explore all the RC has to offer and push yourself beyond your comfort zones.

Join clubs, study a new language, participate in our many community engagement activities, and take part in visual and creative arts programs, all alongside an incredible community.

Welcome home! We can’t wait for your arrival.

Go Blue!