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Munger Graduate Residences

734-764-0145
540 Thompson St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Located on Central Campus, the Munger Graduate Residences are designed specifically for graduate and professional level students from all U-M schools and colleges to actively engage in a transdisciplinary community. Transdisciplinary living brings a diverse mix of graduate and professional students from various fields together to live, study and build a culture of collaboration. You’ll join other graduate students in a furnished apartment with 6 or 7 single-occupancy bedroom suites, each with a private bathroom. The suites also include a very large kitchen, dining room and community space.

When you live in Munger, you’ll become part of a unique community of thinkers, designers and doers. Through everyday interactions and organized Munger programs, you’ll inhabit an environment that asks you to grow, adapt and thrive. You’ll leave here with a once-in-a-lifetime experience that gives you unprecedented preparation for the diverse and rapidly-changing professional world.

Munger Graduate Program

Throughout the year, you’ll have the opportunity to take part in free events focused on building community and developing the following skills:

Bridging Diversity

Discuss the value of expanding your social network
Explore how your work connects to global issues and share your findings
Explain the fundamentals of your academic process and listen as others share theirs

Looking Inward at Your Outlook

Discuss soft skills like communication techniques, adaptability skills, decision making, and time management
Examine how you engage with community
Think about your strengths, opportunities for growth and challenges
Learn to recognize and appreciate the strengths, opportunities, and challenges of others

Using the Lens of Lifelong Learning

Learn to examine important issues from different viewpoints
Develop a diverse toolbox of problem-solving skills
Discuss your strengths and identify places where you can grow

Exploring Your True North

Discover the global or social issues you are passionate about
Collaborate with other passionate learners to innovate and explore solutions

Munger Graduate Program Staff:

Devon Degraffenreed, M.A.
Program Advisor, Graduate, and Professional Students
Pronouns: He/Him/His
ddreed@umich.edu

Devon serves as the Program Advisor for Graduate & Professional Students in Student Life. Events led by Devon happen across campus, and all graduate and professional students are encouraged to participate!

Devon is also available to assist graduate and professional student organizations with program and event conceptualization, collaboration, and support; he can be reached at ddreed@umich.edu.

Student Life Graduate & Professional Student Events

Michael C. Rupert, M.A.
Program Manager, Graduate Academic Initiatives
Pronouns: He/Him/His
mcrupert@umich.edu

Michael serves as the Program Manager for Graduate Academic Initiatives in Residence Education. Events led by Michael’s student teams of Fellows occur in Northwood Community Apartments on North Campus and in Munger Graduate Residences on Central Campus. All graduate and professional students are encouraged to particpate!

Northwood Fellows Events
Munger Fellows Events

Amenities

Hall amenity Movie Room

Movie Room

Hall amenity Pool Table

Pool Table

Hall amenity Indoor Bicycle Parking

Indoor Bicycle Parking

Hall amenity Fitness Space

Fitness Space

Hall amenity Outdoor seating

Outdoor seating

Hall amenity Rooftop Running Track

Rooftop Running Track

Hall amenity Group Work Spaces

Group Work Spaces

Hall amenity Music Practice Rooms

Music Practice Rooms

Hall amenity Gender Inclusive Restroom

Gender Inclusive Restroom

Hall amenity Cable TV

Cable TV

Spaces

If you live here you'll find:

  • Bedrooms (one bed, desk, chair, closet, private bath and climate control)
  • Two Microwaves
  • Two Refrigerators
  • Two Ovens
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer and Dryer
  • Flat Panel HDTV
  • Ethernet Port
  • Two Couches
  • Chairs
  • Coffee Table
  • Lamps
  • Fire Suppression System
  • Overhead Lighting

Helpful Information

540 Thompson St
Ann Arbor, MI 48104

COMMUNITY CENTER PHONE

734-764-0145

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Leadership Team

Hall Director
Allie Wagner
734-764-2332
alliewag@umich.edu
Community Center Manager
Lizbeth Bautista
734-763-9083
lizbethb@umich.edu
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