Office of Online & Digital Education

The Office of Online & Digital Education (ODE) supports the design, development, and delivery of online programs and courses for the University of Michigan-Flint and connects you with the tools you need for instruction, learning, and support. As a “one-stop-shop” for online learning and teaching, ODE works directly with students and faculty to bring accessible, relevant, and high-quality education and training outside the confines of the classroom walls and beyond.

  • 7 -day-a-week help desk dedicated to online learners and faculty
  • a wide array of free workshops, online training, and one-on-one support
  • several professional development and continuing education opportunities
  • skilled instructional designers who are dedicated to helping you develop great courses.

ODE Mission, Vision, & Values

Mission Statement

The Office of Online & Digital Education fosters an environment that facilitates course quality, innovation, student engagement, and a commitment to outreach and scholarship.

Vision Statement

The Office of Online & Digital Education will position UM-Flint at the forefront of education delivery, anticipating changes in technology and using this knowledge to create and promote the value of alternative modes of education.


  • Excellence
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Leadership in Technology and Support
  • Flexibility
  • Open Communication
  • Collaboration and Partnerships

Calendar of Events

This is the gateway to the UM-Flint Intranet for all faculty, staff, and students. The Intranet is where you can visit additional department websites to get more information, forms, and resources that will be of assistance to you.