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AirBus - April 2021

Happy Spring, Wolverines!

Winter semester is almost over and many students are finishing classes, and preparing for exams! We also realize that travel, domestic and international travel is challenging right now, and if you’re planning to travel by plane, AirBus is here to help!


Move Out Advice

Moving out can be awkward, time-consuming, and messy. We have teamed up with colleagues from Planet Blue and the City of Ann Arbor to offer you some helpful hints and tips for how to stress out of packing.

Take a look at this video, to learn what you can do to help as you start to pack. Additionally, this blog post from the Planet Blue Student Leaders gives some great advice on how to move out of your house or apartment in a sustainable way.

Some packing tips:


COVID-19 - vaccine update

As we begin to enjoy warmer weather, and a fall semester plan with more in-person classes and activities, it is vital that we remain vigilant against COVID-19. The University of Michigan wants students and faculty to “not miss their shot” to receive the vaccine, especially now that it is available to all persons aged 16 and older in the state of Michigan. Information has been added to the Campus Blueprint website providing details on how and where to to receive your vaccine.


Virtual Housing Fair - April 2021

The university has announced the plans for the Fall 2021 semester, which include a return to most classes being taught in person, fans attending athletics events, and many more in-person activities taking place on campus. With this in mind, we recognize that many students are now ready to make a decision about where to live during the 2021-2022 academic year.


Beyond The Diag is recruiting!

We have several exciting opportunities to join the Beyond The Diag team. Take a look at the positions detailed below, and apply!


Off Campus housing available for Fall 2021

If you’re planning to be in Ann Arbor this Fall, but maybe haven’t finalized where to live - look no further! Our dedicated off campus housing listing website has everything you need. If you’re looking for a room, an apartment, or a whole house, the search function will help you narrow results according to budget, location, amenities, and a host of other features. You can also search for students who might need a roommate, and also for students who have a spare room available!


Expect Respect

Hello Wolverines!

This school year has obviously been a lot different than years past. We at Expect Respect want to thank you for your efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19.

With March here, the celebration of March Madness and St. Patrick’s Day will begin taking place soon. Unfortunately, without proper precautions, these celebrations can turn into super spreader events


Events and Activities on campus in March

If you’re looking for suggestions how to get outside and enjoy the spring weather on campus, take a look at these events for some ideas:

Follow the Rainbow: Block M scavenger hunt

On St Patrick’s Day (March 17th), you can get involved in a fun, socially-distanced scavenger hunt, taking place on campus in Ann Arbor. Follow the clues, find the Block Ms hidden in secret locations, and turn them in to claim your prize!

To find out more about how to join the hunt, click here.


U-M COVID Safety Kits - additional supplies available!

If you missed out on the distribution of safety kits on campus during the Fall, or would like an additional safety kit - look no further!

COVID Safety Kits (2 washable masks, 1 bandana, hand sanitizer and a tip sheet) are still available at all Union Campus Information Centers (League, Mi Union, Pierpont) and at the following locations, from Friday, March 12:

  • University Health Service (UHS) from the greeter, at the pharmacy or when you get your COVID test

  • Trotter Multicultural Center front desk


Staying Safe in March

With St Patrick’s Day almost here, and March Madness starting soon, there are certainly plenty of reasons to celebrate and socialize at this time of year.

The university has developed some helpful advice on how to safely socialize, whilst enjoying this season. Take a look at the new Stay Safe, Stay Connected information on the Campus Maize & Blueprint website, for information on how you can plan safely. 


Contact Us!

Beyond the Diag
530 S. State Street
Suite 3100
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Office: (734) 764-7420
beyondthediag@umich.edu
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Off Campus Living Guide

Beyond the Diag is proud to present our full Living Guide in electronic form! 

The living guide includes:

  • campus resources
  • community resources
  • tips for living independently
  • important local laws students should know

and much more!
 

View the Living Guide

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