New in 2016: New Facilities & Limited Busing
Now offering access to Ferndale Football for eligible students.
College to Career. U Can take you there.


University High School is a co-educational public high school in Ferndale, MI with a rigorous college prep curriculum. UHS is for students committed to success in high school and beyond. Enrollment is open to residents of Oakland, Macomb and Wayne County.

College Success is goal #1 for UHS students. University High School operates a partnership with Wayne State University, and UHS juniors and seniors may earn college credits at WSU through dual enrollment. Admission to WSU is guaranteed to qualified UHS graduates.



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UHS At a Glance


Top 15% Statewide for College Success

80% College Retention

90% College Enrollment

98% High School Graduation Rate

100% of Seniors Attend Class on College Campus


College Enrollment Rates


UHS graduates are currently outpacing the state for all students in post-secondary enrollment. According to the National Student Clearing House, 90 percent of UHS graduates are enrolled in post-secondary institutions. And 100 percent of UHS students gain acceptance to colleges and universities.

UHS also has one of the highest high school graduation rates in the metro area, at 95-100% every year.

Student Life


  • Football
  • Girls & Boys Basketball
  • Girls & Boys Swim & Dive
  • Girls & Boys TRack & Field
  • Volleyball
  • Cheerleading

Clubs & Activities

  • Drama Club
  • Art Club
  • Tech Club
  • Robotics Club
  • Innovative Vehicle Design
  • Yearbook
  • DECA Marketing
  • Homecoming & Prom
  • National Honor Society
  • Student Council
  • Girl Talk (mentoring)
    & more!

NEW IN 2016

Bus Routes

Limited busing is available to our new building. Locations & times are available here »


Beginning in Fall 2016, Eligible UHS Students can try out for the Ferndal High School Football Team!

new home

We're proud to be moving to our wonderful new home at 2521 Bermuda, Ferndale, MI 48220