Martha Cook Building

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906 S. University

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1195

T: 734-763-2083 / F: 734-764-9918

The Martha Cook Building is an all-female residence hall comprised of first-year through graduate students. The community is rich in traditions and culture and is located at the heart of Central Campus. It offers traditional living in a historic building. 

How To Apply

    As a first step in becoming part of the Martha Cook community, fill out this interest form. Within the interest form you will be asked if you would like to be considered for a scholarship.

    Additionally, students interested in living in Martha Cook are required to apply through University Housing. Learn how to apply by visiting this page on University Housing's website.

    For rates, please visit this page.

    Please see below for some great information about Martha Cook.  

    Be sure to see what the Cookies have to say on their page, and view photos in the the Facebook phone album. The Martha Cook Handbook contains additional information that residents will find interesting and should know. Alumna? Find the latest news and events about Martha Cook on the the Alumnae site.

    Scholarship

    The 2017-2018 residents of Martha Cook have the opportunity to apply for a limited number of Room & Board "Gap" Scholarships of $1,300.00 each (split between Fall and Winter terms). This scholarship is based on financial need. To be considered for an award, and after the Interest Form is completed, the applicant is required to provide her Financial Aid Award letter.  To submit the award letter and if you have questions about the scholarship, please contact the Martha Cook Director of Student Engagement and Alumnae Relations, Marion Law.

    Dining at Martha Cook

    An MDining meal plan is your ticket to what may well be the best collegiate dining in the nation. We hope you will visit this site to learn more.

    Quick Facts

    • Houses approximately 140 female residents
    • Offers a traditional residence hall experience, including:
      • Weekly sit-down dinner on Sundays
      • Friday teas
      • Special dinners
    • Kitchenettes on 2 floors
    • ResComp site including computers, printers and scanner
    • Two community lounges
    • All residents participate in one service project per term and in one House meeting per term
    • Most meals will be eaten in the Martha Cook dining room

    Front Desk/Community Center Hours

    Regular Fall Term Hours
         Weekdays and Saturdays:                          9:00am - 10:00pm
         Sundays:                                                 12noon - 10:00pm
    Fall Break, October 13-17, 2017
         Friday, October 13:9:00am - 8:00pm

         Saturday, October 14:

    9:00am - 9:30pm
         Sunday, October 15:12noon - 5:00pm
         Monday, October 16:12noon - 5:00pm
         Tuesday, October 17:12noon - 10:00pm
    Thanksgiving Break, November 23-26, 2017
         Thursday and Friday, 11/23 and 24:Closed
         Saturday and Sunday, 11/25 and 26:12noon - 10:00pm

    University Housing is a unit of Student Life, and an equal opportunity educator and employer.

    For housing related questions, please contact University Housing.
    Email: housing@umich.edu
    Phone: (734) 763-3164