research volume

  1. December 8, 2021

    $1.58B in FY ’21 research volume spurs U-M research, scholarship

    During a year in which the COVID-19 pandemic caused declines in academic research productivity nationwide, U-M maintained its reputation as a leading public research university with $1.58 billion in annual research volume. 

  2. February 8, 2021

    U-M sponsored research projects add $5.9B to economy since ’02

    U-M’s research enterprise contributed $5.9 billion to the national economy over the past 18 years — $1.8 billion of which supported Michigan-based companies, according to the Institute for Research on Innovation and Science.

  3. November 10, 2020

    $1.62B in FY ’20 research volume spurs U-M innovation

    U-M reported $1.62 billion in research volume during fiscal year 2020, which led to important advancements in a range of areas. The university maintained the same total research volume as FY ’19.

  4. December 4, 2019

    U-M reports record $1.62B in FY ’19 research expenditures

    U-M, which has ranked No. 1 in research volume among the nation’s public universities for nine consecutive years, reported $1.62 billion in research expenditures during fiscal year 2019.

  5. December 19, 2018

    Go Blue Guarantee, strong finances among annual report highlights

    Record research volume, a strong financial position featuring unprecedented levels of fundraising and the Go Blue Guarantee rollout are among the highlights in U-M’s fiscal year 2018 annual report.

  6. November 26, 2018

    University announces record research expenditures in FY 2018

    Research expenditures at U-M reached a record high in fiscal year 2018, helping spur advancements in areas ranging from mobility and opioid addiction to sustainability and the arts.

  7. December 4, 2017

    U-M annual research expenditures reach new high in FY ’17

    U-M’s total volume of research reached a record high of $1.48 billion in the fiscal year that ended June 30, a 6.4 percent increase from the previous year.

  8. October 20, 2016

    Annual research funding rises to record $1.39 billion

    The university’s total volume of research reached a record $1.39 billion in the 2016 fiscal year that closed June 30, a 7.2 percent increase from the previous year.