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.”