University of Michigan Alumni Association


Upcoming Events!


U of M Basketball Trip vs Purdue

Saturday, Feb 25, 2017

Looking to watch a Men's basketball game at Crisler this season? Join the U of M Club of Grand Rapids as we take a trip over to Ann Arbor to watch the team play against the Purdue Boilermakers. 

Our seats are in the lower bowl of the arena next to the band: Section 130, Rows 9 -12

The cost includes:
- One (1) lower bowl ticket
- Round trip transportation in a charter bus
- Snacks and water for the bus trip

We will be meeting at 12:30 pm to leave on the bus trip from the Meijer on Cascade: 5531 28th St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512 

Any questions: Please contact Eric Biesbrock at

To purchase tickets, click here.


U of M Beers and Basketball

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Come join the U of M Club of Grand Rapids at one of downtown Grand Rapids’ newest and finest Bistros as we enjoy Beers and Basketball (and heavy appetizers) on Thursday, March 16 – opening night of March Madness! We will have a special section of the restaurant with beer school led by a Founders Brewing beer specialist, heavy appetizers, plenty of TVs to watch the opening night of the NCAA Men’s basketball tourney and our own section to network with our Michigan family members. Details:

Date: Thursday, March 16, 2017
Time: 6:00 - ?
Place: Wheelhouse Kitchen and Cocktails – 67 Ottawa Ave SW, downtown Grand Rapids
Pricing: $30 per person AAUM members; $35 non-members. Price includes a generous sampling of Founders beers and heavy appetizers.
Registration: Click here to register (be sure to login to receive the member discount.)

Questions contact: Matt Wikander at or 616-916-9687



UM Alumni Association Grand Rapids

Welcome to Grand Rapids!
On behalf of the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan, we’d like to invite you to join the U of M Club of Grand Rapids, your connection back to all things Michigan!

The U of M Club of Grand Rapids is part of a network of regional clubs within the United States that are affiliated with the Alumni Association of the University of Michigan. Alumni who are paid members of the Alumni Association are automatically a member of the U of M Club of Grand Rapids, with no additional dues.

The dues paid by Alumni Association members help provide the U of M Club of Grand Rapids with the financial resources, communication tools and support that local club volunteer alumni need to host club events.


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