Bring Yourself to Business

At Michigan Ross, we champion our students' diverse perspectives and experiences, recognizing that diversity is essential to success on campus and in business. When you're here, you'll become part of an inclusive community that will challenge you to consider differing points of view and empower you to share your own.

Women

Join a strong, supportive community of Michigan Ross women who are inspired to lead. Benefit from access to campus groups, resources, and mentorship opportunities that support women in business.

Alumni
MAcc '21

Mary Mikha Zywot

Using Accounting to Provide Communities with Affordable Housing

Mary Mikha Zywot’s interest in affordable housing began with her internship at the Ann Arbor Housing Commission while an economics student at the University of Michigan. Mary had been inspired to...
Alumni
MAcc '20

Taylor Kinney

Gaining More Than Just Her CPA

Taylor started her accounting journey in the University of Mississippi's general business program. After taking an introductory accounting class, Taylor realized where her true passion lay. She...

Student Clubs

Michigan Business Women:
Offers a wide range of professional development and networking events geared toward women and provides opportunities for graduate students to share diverse experiences, perspectives, and resources.

OYM Women in Business:
Provides a supportive space to learn and exchange ideas with women in our one-year master's programs, and hosts network events with alumni and other women in business.

Students of Color

Michigan Ross students of color are empowered and encouraged to share their voices in the classroom, in student clubs, and in the larger U-M community. Inclusivity is an intrinsic part of who we are and serves as our guidepost for creating purpose-driven leaders.

Alumni
MAcc '20

Lexi Dubreuil

Expanding Her Academic Knowledge From Her Own Backyard

Lexi knew the University of Michigan like the back of her hand: she grew up in Ann Arbor and graduated from Michigan Ross with a BBA. But after landing a job with a Big Four accounting firm during...

Student Clubs

Asian American Business Association:
Shares and celebrates all cultures, including Asian-American culture, with its members through various events and programs.

Black Business Students Association:
Dedicated to the professional, academic, and personal experiences of its members and the recruitment of Black business students into Michigan Ross.

Hispanic Business Students Association:
Provides professional development and social engagement opportunities, and serves as a platform for all students at Ross to engage with the greater Latinx community at the University of Michigan and Ann Arbor community.

International Students

Feel right at home with resources, clubs, events, and community-wide initiatives for international students within Ross and the larger U-M community. Receive the support you need to be successful on campus, and connect with a diverse network of peers from around the world.

Alumni
MAcc '20

Nan Chen

Ready for the Challenge

Nan was ready for a challenge. He was enjoying his time at the University of North Texas majoring in finance. He was giving back to his community through various student organizations and helping...

Programs and Initiatives

University of Michigan International Center:
The U-M International Center bridges gaps and offers guidance. Its team provides assistance with international issues, including visa and immigration questions, health insurance, cross-cultural issues, taxation, and health insurance.

University of Michigan International Alumni Clubs:
Connect with fellow alumni wherever your career takes you by joining one of our many alumni clubs around the world.

Military and Veterans

Michigan Ross is committed to helping launch the business careers of those who’ve served. Here you'll be empowered to leverage and build upon your valuable skills, and translate your leadership in the field into leadership in business.

“The veteran community at Ross has been incredibly welcoming and supportive. The Ross veterans’ community shows how strong the bonds are in and out of uniform.”
John Murtagh, MBA '23

Student Clubs

Armed Forces Association:
The Armed Forces Association at Michigan Ross helps advance the role of veterans in business. This group actively recruits prospective students who have served, helps them understand the admissions process, and makes connections with faculty to bring career goals into focus.


Student Resources

The University of Michigan Veteran & Military Services:
U-M values the unique experiences and perspectives that veterans and military service members bring to our diverse campus community. We provide the resources and expertise to help you find your way and thrive.

Yellow Ribbon Program:
Michigan Ross has proudly supported the Yellow Ribbon Program without a cap on the number of students or costs since 2009. The program covers unmet tuition needs for all 100 percent eligible, post-9/11 GI Bill students.

LGBTQ+ Students

Student Clubs

Out for Business:
The official lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBTQ+) student association at Michigan Ross whose mission is to build a strong, diverse community of LGBTQ+ and ally students where all are welcomed, celebrated, and valued.


Student Resources

University of Michigan Spectrum Center:
The U-M Spectrum Center is committed to enriching the campus experience and developing students as individuals and members of communities.

First-Generation Students

Michigan Ross celebrates and supports students who are the first in their family to attend college and who choose to continue their education with a graduate degree. There are over 4,000 first-generation college students at the University of Michigan.

Student Resources

First Gen at U-M:
Provides first-generation students at the University of Michigan with resources, insight, and inspiration that can help them thrive and succeed on campus as they pursue their degree.

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