M Lead Academy and Move-in Program


MLEAD Academy is a weeklong leadership experience for incoming students living in University Housing. (Please note that students in 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 living on 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
  • Make new friends
  • Receive free meals and a T-shirt

Please see the full MLEAD Academy Leadership Position Descriptions:

(Note that students in a Michigan Learning Community are not able to be in the MLEAD program).

Important dates:

August 19, 2017: Move in

August 19 - September 1: Program commitment time period

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. 

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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