Titans Together reminder: Mask Up

There has been a sharp increase in COVID-19 cases throughout the country as well as the Detroit area. University of Detroit Mercy has been fortunate to maintain low numbers, thanks in part to the proactive measures set in place prior to our fall semester return. Thank you to all the …

Student Fitness Center floor reopens

The Student Fitness Center floor reopens on Monday, Sept. 21 with modified programs and procedures to keep the community engaged and safe. Visit the Student Fitness Center for current hours of operation. Latest COVID-19 Modifications To assure the safety and health of our Titan community, please be aware of the …

Detroit Mercy masks up

As part of the Titans Together initiative, we as a community must lead by example to create a safe environment. Demonstrate your support and commitment to help overcome the COVID-19 pandemic and wear a mask. All students, employees and friends are encouraged to visit udmercy.edu/pledge and take the Titans Together …

Titans Together: Updated Travel Policy

The latest information for Detroit Mercy’s travel policy has been posted to the Titans Together website. Policies and procedures are reviewed and updated as we become aware of best practices and respond to the current environment as well as employee concerns. Upon return from travel, and at least 48 hours …

McNichols Campus Library welcomes students and offers round-the-clock resources

Dean Dean, along with the entire McNichols Campus Library team, welcomes our Titans back to campus with warm smiles (safely behind masks), scholarly resources and 24/7 online assistance.  For students on campus, the McNichols Campus Library is open Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday from …

Virtual classes, the Detroit Mercy way

Whether face-to-face or online, Detroit Mercy is committed to our mission of providing excellent, student-centered education that seeks to integrate students’ intellectual, spiritual, ethical and social development. In the Ignatian and Mercy traditions, faculty and students are partners in learning, dedicated to the formation of the whole person as men …

Titans Together: COVID-19 information for employees

As a reminder to all Detroit Mercy employees, a hub page is available under our COVID-19 information website catered specifically to faculty, staff and administrators. This page includes links to campus safety guidelines, reporting guidelines for student behavior, telecommunication and travel resources as well as instructor checklist. As always, remain …

University Recreation starts fresh this fall with intramurals, fitness and more

The Student Fitness Center is now open and University Recreation is very excited to see Titans return to campus in a safe and healthy environment. Visit the Student Fitness Center for current hours of operation. COVID-19 Modifications To assure the safety and health of our Titan community, please be aware …

Titans Together: Updated Travel Policy

The latest information for Detroit Mercy’s travel policy has been posted to the Titans Together website. Policies and procedures are reviewed and updated as we become aware of best practices and respond to the current environment as well as employee concerns. If an employee has traveled internationally or domestically outside …

MarCom Reminder: Review Titans Together

The Marketing & Communications Department (MarCom) would like to remind all students and employees to take time each day and review the University’s Titans Together website. Detroit Mercy receives a number of questions each day from faculty, staff, students and parents, which are provided to our institutional experts for responses. These …

Keep working from off-campus: Employee Technology Guidelines

As part of the Titans Together initiative, the Detroit Mercy COVID-19 Response Team has developed Employee Technology Guidelines for obtaining the technology needed to successfully teach and work from home. The guide will be reassessed and updated as new information becomes available. Click here to view the employee technology guidelines. …

Health and Well-being Resource Guide

As part of the Titans Together initiative, Detroit Mercy has developed a Health and Well-Being Resource Guide. The guide provides important information for students and employees on topics including personal counseling, telemental health services, Wellness Center access, pastoral care, on-campus etiquette, facility modifications and campus health and safety protocols. The …

Provost Zarkowski participates in The Chronicle of Higher Education virtual forum on health on campus during COVID-19

Detroit Mercy Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Pamela Zarkowski participated in the Chronicle of Higher Education’s virtual forum titled, “Promoting Health on Campus During COVID-19,” July 15. This event addressed the ways colleges and universities are beginning to understand what reopened campuses in the fall should look like …

Campus Events Resource Guide

Detroit Mercy has developed a campus events resource guide to help employees, student organizations and departments plan virtual, hybrid or in-person events at the University. The guide serves as a framework for reflection and a source of recommendations for consideration. Please note that at this time, gatherings of any kind …

We are Titans Together

As plans for the fall semester are being finalized, the University’s Internal & External Communications Work Group of the COVID-19 Task Force has created Titans Together, a communications plan to help celebrate the solidarity of the University community when we come back together in late August. This brand and plan …