You need to submit five types of documents with your application in order to be considered for admission: academic statement of purpose, personal statement, letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae or resume, and official transcripts.
Programs May Require Other Materials
In addition to the general University application documents, listed above, programs may require other materials they need for making admission decisions, such as writing samples. Review the website of the program to which you will apply. Program website and contact information can be found in the Program of Study section of our website.
Application Materials Become the Property of the University of Michigan
Application materials, once submitted as part of your application, become the property of the University of Michigan. Materials will not be returned, and copies will not be provided for applicants nor released to other institutions. Please keep a copy for your records.