Student Association of Michigan

Currently Discontinued-

The Student Association of Michigan (SAM) is the Michigan statewide student organization that supports and advocates for Michigan Universities. Their mission is: 


"To advance higher education by empowering current and future students to advocate on their own behalf for the accessibility, affordability, and quality of the public institutions of higher education in the state of Michigan."

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ASNMU is not an active member of SAM currently per a 2017-18 General Assembly vote. SAM consists of members from all of the 16 public universities in Michigan. Together, SAM Universities advocate for over 300,000 college students in Michigan. SAM monitors state and federal legislation relating to matters relevant to college aged students, organizes lobbying trips, and guides University student governments on civic engagement. You can visit their website to learn more about SAM

SAM Member Universities: 

Central Michigan University

Lake Superior State University University of Michigan - Dearborn

Ferris State University  

Michigan Technological University University of Michigan - Flint

Northern Michigan University

Oakland University Wayne State University

Eastern Michigan University

Saginaw Valley State University Western Michigan University 

Grand Valley State University

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor Michigan State University