A research project's pivotal moment. The instance an idea turns into action. A burst of emotion between a student and professor. Flash points like these quickly convey the UM-Flint experience by telling true and powerful visual stories.

The best UM-Flint photography also reflects our brand personality:

  • fun
  • bold
  • smart
  • driven
  • energetic
  • unapologetic

UM-Flint's Digital Asset Manager (DAM)

The DAM centralizes the management of university-approved photos, logos, and other digital assets. The DAM can dynamically generate downloadable variations of original files for specific size and/or format needs.

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Photographers, focus your cameras on...
UM-Flint residential student at Riverfront Residence Hall


Include close-up portraits of students’ faces that capture their distinctive personalities and pride. Show them having fun as well as enjoying the full university experience.

UM-Flint physics student working with lasers

Hands-On Learning

To depict the quality of academics at UM-Flint, use photography that shows students learning in action — using their hands, creating or building something, in labs, working on projects.

Visual arts faculty member and student working together on a mural


Choose photography that illustrates the collaborative learning style at UM-Flint, with students working together as well as with faculty and people across the community.

UM-Flint's women's soccer team

Student Life

Incorporate photography that shows the student experience outside of the classroom. Choose images that are active and dynamic to support the vibrancy of student life at UM-Flint.

Looking towards UM-Flint's McKinnon Plaza

The Campus

Choose photography that shows the UM-Flint campus in the best light, with emphasis on its most attractive buildings, green spaces, changes in the season, and safety. Show that UM-Flint is a welcoming, inviting, and intimate campus community.

Students and administrators having fun at Go Blue BBQ in Buckham Alley

Downtown Flint

Include photography that reflects the energy and unique character of downtown Flint as a college town. Choose images that show our downtown community as a safe and fun gathering place for students.

UM-Flint students helping out at Food Bank of Eastern Michigan

Community Engagement

Use photography that shows UM-Flint students actively engaged in the local community, using their education to improve lives and solve problems.

UM-Flint students celebrate "Maize and Blue Days"

Diversity and Inclusion

Showcase UM-Flint’s diverse campus community in the photography you select. Choose images that capture students from all backgrounds and experiences learning, working, and having fun together.