• Address
    Ann Arbor, MI, 48109, United States
  • Architecture Degrees

    Undergraduate - Pre-Professional

    B.S. Architecture

    Graduate - Professional


    Graduate - Post-Professional

    Ph.D. Architecture
    M.S. Architecture
  • Tuition
    In-State Undergrad: $13,977
    Out-of-State Undergrad: $41,811
    In-State Graduate: $19,792
    Out-of-State Graduate: $39,798
  • Full-Time Students
  • School Deadlines
    Fall Semester

    Spring Semester

    Summer Session I

University of Michigan

Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning

U-M Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning is an internationally renowned, culturally diverse, and intellectually dynamic community of students, scholars, and teacher practitioners. Our committed and energetic faculty, staff, and students form a diverse, creative, and collaborative community within the University of Michigan.

Comprised of fellows, visiting professors, and lecturers of various educational backgrounds and professional experiences, we are proud of our diverse faculty. Faculty are actively engaged in teaching, practicing, and researching in fields including architecture, environmental technology and planning, transportation, economic development, land use planning, and urban design.

Our students are provided with many opportunities to expand their interests. International travel courses are an essential part of the college's course offerings, career services coordinates a one-week unpaid externship during spring break for students to learn more about their intended profession, and students looking to get involved can join our student groups.


One of the country's premier public universities, the University of Michigan was founded in 1817. Each year, approximately 40,000 students enroll in top-ranked academic programs ranging from the arts and humanities to medicine, engineering, lawand business administration. With its world-renowned faculty and researchers, 19 libraries, numerous centers for specialized study and research, and continuous schedule of conferences and academic forums, the University of Michigan offers a rich intellectual environment that nurtures creativity and interdisciplinary exchange.

School Philosophy

Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning at the University of Michigan aims to create a more beautiful, inclusive and better environment for generations to come. Through interdisciplinary education and research, we prepare graduates for positions of responsibility within a wide spectrum of professions, organizations, and institutions that shape the built environment at scales ranging from local to global.


Taubman College offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in architecture. The undergraduate program culminates in a Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) and the graduate program culminates in a Master of Architecture degree (M.Arch.). In addition, the program also offers a post-professional Master of Science in Architecture (M.S.).

Taubman College offers a non-professional Bachelor of Science degree. The Bachelor of Science provides an opportunity for developing skills, knowledge, and perceptions in areas related to the built environment. Undergraduate applications are due February 1st, a portfolio of visual work is due March 10th. To learn more about the Bachelor of Science: https://taubmancollege.umich.edu/architecture/degrees/bachelor-science

Taubman College's graduate degree in architecture is open to students who have already earned pre-professional undergraduate degrees in architecture (2-year) as well as those who received undergraduate degrees in a subject other than architecture (3-year). The application deadline for both graduate programs is January 15th. To learn more about the Master of Architecture: https://taubmancollege.umich.edu/architecture/degrees/master-architecture

The post-professional Master of Science in architecture degree includes concentrations in Digital Technologies, Material Systems, and Design and Health. To learn more about the Master of Science: https://taubmancollege.umich.edu/architecture/degrees/master-science-architecture

of Focus
  • Building Technologies
  • Community Design
  • Digital Design
  • Digital Fabrication
  • Ecological Design
  • Graphics And Visualization
  • History, Theory, Criticism
  • Urbanism
Lecture Series
Teaching Assistantships
Research Assistantships
Co-op or Work Placement
Study Abroad
Studio / Course Trips
Student-led publication
Cross-disciplinary Studios
Cross-disciplinary Courses
Individual Workspaces
Model Photography Station
Computer Lab
Large-format Printer
Fabrication Lab
24 Hour Workshop
Laser Cutter
3D Printing
CNC Milling
Multi-axis Robot
Materials Collection
Image Collection
Architecture Library