Hours of Operation

Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Friday – Saturday: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Outside of these hours, the Detroit Center may staff and facilitate early morning, late evening, and Sunday engagements upon the availability of personnel and Director approval. Please note there may be a service fee associated with the use of the Detroit Center during these additional hours.

Holidays and Scheduled Closings

  • Memorial Weekend | May 26-28, 2018
  • Independence Day | July 4, 2018
  • Thanksgiving | November 22-25, 2018
  • Winter Break | December 22, 2018 – January 1, 2019

The Detroit Center follows the official university academic calendar.


Parking is a standard rate of $7.00 per vehicle, with a potential discounted rate available at $5.00 per vehicle. You must pre-pay for parking prior to your event date (pre-payment in non-refundable) in order to qualify for the discounted rate. The parking structure entrance is located on Parsons St. between Woodward Ave. and Cass Ave. All guests must park on the third floor and above (floor 1 is handicapped parking and floor 2 is reserved for staff who work in the building.) Parking tickets can be validated (confirm with event lead for validation) at the front desk of the center by the close of business at 7 p.m., Monday – Thursday or 5 p.m., Friday – Saturday.


Driving directions from major locations are listed below. If you would like driving directions from a specific address, enter it directly in this Google Map pre-configured with the Detroit Center as destination.

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Office and Meeting Space Application

Are you a University of Michigan faculty, staff or student who is interested in office or meeting space at the Detroit Center? Submit your application using our online form.