General Support Offices

Dean of Students Office:
The Dean of Students Office promotes student development and enhances students’ Michigan experience through programs, services, partnerships/connections, and policy development that promotes an inclusive campus climate and facilitates the successful navigation of campus life.

The office is a central place for students, parents, faculty and staff to receive assistance with navigating the complex issues of student life. The staff of the Dean of Students Office provides support to individual students or groups experiencing life situations impacting their Michigan experience and coordinates the appropriate individual or campus-wide response.

Office of Institutional Equity:
The Office for Institutional Equity (OIE) serves as a vital resource and leader in promoting and furthering the university’s commitment to diversity and equal opportunity for all members of its community. 

OIE works with partners on campus to foster and support an environment that is inclusive, respectful and free from discrimination and harassment.

Department of Public Safety & Security:
The Division of Public Safety and Security (DPSS) is responsible for all police and security functions related to the University's Ann Arbor campus, including the University of Michigan Police Department, the Hospital and Health System Security Services, the Housing Security and Safety Services, the University Security Services, and other campus-wide security functions.