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LiveWell is a community open to first-year students who are passionate about living a holistically well life focused on the eight dimensions of well-being:

  • Physical
  • Emotional/mental
  • Environmental
  • Financial
  • Occupational
  • Social
  • Intellectual
  • Spiritual

Residing in LiveWell offers residents opportunities to learn about nutrition, the intersection of wellness with diversity and inclusion and how to practice self-care while at college. LiveWell is a place to meet peers with similar interests and where residents have access to curated resources for living a holistically well life while attending the University of Michigan.



  • First-year students


  • Participate in welcome activities
  • Participate in programs and events
  • Attend one community building activity led by peers each semester
  • Plan one community building activity (with 5 other students) in either the fall or winter semester

To Apply:

At this time, we are not accepting Theme Community applications. If you are interested in applying for a Theme Community for next academic year, please check back in a couple of months for more information on that process.

If you have any questions, please email