COVID-19

  1. September 25, 2023

    Report finds link between geography, pandemic impact

    The latest report from U-M public health researchers studying how COVID-19 affected Michiganders found that the severity of illness or negative impact of the pandemic is strongly linked to where one lives.

  2. September 5, 2023

    Study shows forced sexual intercourse rates rose during pandemic

    The rate of forced intercourse in early adulthood rose during the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to a potential increase in unintended pregnancies and other sexual, reproductive and mental health problems.

  3. August 23, 2023

    Michigan Medicine revises vaccination policy; flu clinics to start

    Michigan Medicine has updated its COVID-19 vaccination policy, no longer requiring the vaccine or an approved exemption as a condition of employment. The university also announced its flu vaccine clinic schedule.

  4. July 24, 2023

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  5. July 6, 2023

    U-M updates vaccination policy for Michigan Housing students

    U-M has revised its vaccination policy, no longer requiring Michigan Housing students to receive a dose of bivalent COVID-19 vaccine. The policy is effective July 5.

  6. May 8, 2023

    University’s COVID-19 response entering new phase

    The comprehensive health and safety response that U-M created during the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic will transition to a new phase this week, affecting employee benefits, as well as COVID testing on campus.

  7. May 2, 2023

    Free at-home COVID-19 antigen tests still available

    The U-M COVID-19 Community Sampling and Tracking Program has free rapid antigen test kits available  available for pickup through May 12 at the CSTP sites at Pierpont Commons and Blau Hall.

  8. April 18, 2023

    Survey explores COVID-19 stigma and mental health

    More than a third of Michigan adults who have had COVID-19 report being treated badly due to their infection, say U-M researchers.

  9. March 28, 2023

    Wastewater dashboard expands monitoring in five communities

    A public dashboard that tracks pathogens detected in wastewater in Ann Arbor, Flint, Jackson, Tecumseh and Ypsilanti recently added monitoring for monkeypox, influenza-A, norovirus GII and respiratory syncytial virus.

  10. March 13, 2023

    Loneliness, isolation down but still high among older adults

    After three years of pandemic living, loneliness, isolation and lack of social contact have finally started to decline among older adults, U-M’s National Poll on Healthy Aging shows.