M Lead Academy and Move-in Program


MLEAD Academy is a weeklong leadership experience for incoming students living in University Housing. (Please note that members of a Michigan Learning Community are not able to be in the MLEAD program).

Participants will move in to University Housing early to engage in a variety of activities including, leadership speakers, workshops, and entertaining programs. MLEAD Academy participants also take part in welcoming and assisting other students move in to University Housing. By joining MLEAD Academy participants have extra time to settle into livingon campus and making friends before classes start.

Why should I attend?

  • Meet new people and make friends before the start of classes.
  • Get to know your way around campus and learn about campus resources.
  • Develop leadership skills.
  • Move in early.
  • Gain valuable leadership experience through intentional training and service.
  • Serve the Housing community and be a role model.
  • Receive free meals and a T-shirt.

    Important Dates:

    Participants
    August 26, 2018: Move-In
    August 26 - 31, 2018: Program commitment time period

    Leaders/Facilitators:
    August 15, 2018: Move-In
    August 15 - 31, 2018: Program commitment time period

    Application Procedures:

    To apply to be a Participant, residents living on campus for fall 2018 are able to log into the Housing Portal (https://studentweb.housing.umich.edu) and click on the MLead Academy link to apply. We look forward to your application!

    To apply for an MLEAD Academy Facilitator please see the full MLEAD Academy Leadership Position Descriptions below and use the "Apply Now" button below!

    Please note that members of a Michigan Learning Community are not able to be in the MLEAD program.

    (Be patient while the pdf files load, they may take a minute or two. Thank you. We are working on this issue).

    A full training schedule will be provided soon.

    If you have any questions please email the MLead Program Committee.

    Thank you for your interest in the MLEAD Academy Program.


    University Housing is a unit of Student Life, and an equal opportunity educator and employer.

    For housing related questions, please contact University Housing.
    Email: housing@umich.edu
    Phone: (734) 763-3164