Semester in Detroit uses the MCompass system for applications. All applications are accepted on a rolling basis, which means that the earlier you apply, the better chance you have of getting in. Read more about the application process here.
Application Due Dates:
Spring/Summer 2022: January 9th, 2022
Priority deadline: December 1st, 2021
Fall 2022: March 13th, 2022
Priority deadline: February 4th, 2022
The Semester in Detroit spring/summer and fall programs accept undergraduate students from all schools and departments at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor. All students, from First years to Seniors or Super Seniors are eligible to apply.
Students from Grand Valley State University, UM-Dearborn, and UM-Flint are eligible to apply for fall programs only. The same application eligibility applies to GVSU, Dearborn, and Flint students (all departments, all class standings).
Applicants should have a strong interest in the city of Detroit and in questioning dominant narratives; engaging with challenging new perspectives on contemporary issues; and building community with one another, SiD faculty and staff, and community members at internship sites and beyond.