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The Board of Regents approved the schematic design for renovating the Michigan Union on 3/16/17. Learn more about the project and view some of the concept drawings. The project will create state-of-the-art student organization and student involvement space, improve space for counseling and student support services and enhance meeting space near the Rogel Ballroom.

Location: Central Campus

Opened: 1919

Size: 316,000 sq ft

Dates of Renovation: 2018-2020

Project Budget: $85M

Project Overview:

  •  Renovations to student organization, collaboration, and involvement spaces
  •  Deep infrastructure upgrades and renewal to building systems
  •  Partial renovations to common spaces, lounges, and offices
  •  Historical restoration


Integrated Design Solutions

Workshop Architects

Hartman Cox Architects


U-M Record: Regents approve design for extensive Michigan Union renovation

U-M Regents to vote on $85M Renovation of iconic Michigan Union

U-M Record: Michigan Union to undergo extensive renovation