Happy Holidays!

University Outreach will be closed from Monday, December 25, 2017 – Monday, January 1, 2018. Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, January 2, 2018.

Our Mission

University Outreach connects campus and community to support learning, collaboration, and partnerships.

Upcoming Events

Service Saturdays

2017: December 9
2018: January 13, February 10, March 10, April 14, May 12, June 9

Creative Thinking and ​Entrepreneurialism

December 12, 2017
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

Risk Taking and Entrepreneurialism

January 23, 2018
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

10 Key Legal Elements for Emerging Companies

Lunch and Learn with Lawyer Michael S. Melfi
January 31, 2018
12:00 - 1:30 pm

Ferris Wheel, Third Floor

[IN] on the Road Sessions

Sylvester Broome Empowerment Village

Meet: February 15, 22 March 1, 8, 15
Graduation Ceremony: March 16

Our Lady Of Guadalupe

Meet: April 19, 26 May 3, 10, 17​
Graduation Ceremony: May 24

ALTERNATIVE SPRING BREAK 2018

February 26 - March 2

Effective Communication and Entrepreneurialism

March 6, 2018
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

Reflection and Entrepreneurialism

April 3, 2018
5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. 

Part of the Liberal Learning as Entrepreneurialism community forum series presented by the College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Michigan-Flint, and the EDA University Center for Community and Economic Development. 

Highlights

Ferris Wheel Building ribbon cutting marks new opportunities for UM-Flint, region

The November 6 ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Ferris Wheel Building in downtown Flint, the onetime home of Ferris Furs, heralds the launch of several related startups and economic development initiatives.

UM-Flint holds seminar on “Power of People and Place”

Area leaders discussed the different ways in which to shape a community and its public places at “Aspire to Transform.”