New Students

Who we are and what we stand for

What distinguishes the University of Detroit Mercy’s online programs from all the others?

Is online education right for you?

Earning a degree or certificate isn’t the right choice for everyone. Here you’ll find some of the attributes necessary to succeed as an online learner.

Where our programs are available

Some states restrict institutions’ ability to offer online programs and classes. Find out if the program you’re interested in is available in your area.

Introduction to taking classes online

Curious about what taking an online course is like? Wondering what kind of computer equipment you’ll need to succeed in an online course? This section covers all the basics.

Online student policies & Code of Conduct

Here you’ll find an abbreviated version of Detroit Mercy’s student policies and Code of Conduct, focusing on the portions relevant to online students.

Contact for technology issues

Having a problem? We’re here to help.