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University High School

University High School 2521 Bermuda Ferndale, MI 48220 Phone (248) 586-8846

Grades 9-12

About UHS

University High School is a public high school with a rigorous college prep curriculum. UHS is for students committed to success in high school and beyond. College Success is our first goal. Our partnership with Wayne State University enables all seniors to attend class on the WSU campus. Selected UHS students may even earn college credits through dual enrollment.

New students enter UHS in Grade 9 or 10. During the enrollment windows, applications are accepted from students who live throught the Metro Detroit area, in Oakland, Wayne & Macomb Counties and other counties adjacent to Oakland County, through Schools of Choice.

Bell Schedule

  • 7:50am-2:50pm (M,T,Th,F)
  • 7:50am-1:50pm (W)

Highlights

  • Senior Classes on University Campus
  • Highly Qualified, Dedicated and Skilled Teachers
  • Safe, Supportive, Caring Learning Environment
  • College Transition Specialist & College Success Advisor Staff Positions
  • Involved Students:DECA, MHSAA Athletics, NHS, Robotics, Student Council, and more!

Seasonal Links

  • 5 Dec
    • UHS: UHS Boys Basketball 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      UHS: UHS Boys Basketball
      Date: Dec 5
      Time: 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - University HS Gym
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
  • 6 Dec
    • UHS Basketball Boys Varsity vs Southfield Christian
      Date: Dec 6
      Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - University HS Gym
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
      Facility: University HS Gym Visit https://universityhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI48334122521/eventid/73460890 for more information!
    • UHS Basketball Boys Varsity vs Southfield Christian
      Date: Dec 6
      Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - Multiple Spaces
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
      Facility: University HS Gym Visit https://universityhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI48334122521/eventid/73460890 for more information!
  • 7 Dec
    • UHS Basketball Girls Varsity vs Taylor Preparatory High School
      Date: Dec 7
      Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - University HS Gym
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
      Facility: University HS Gym FROM: 7:00pm Visit https://universityhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI48334122521/eventid/73089501 for more information!
    • UHS Basketball Girls Varsity vs Taylor Preparatory High School
      Date: Dec 7
      Time: 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - Multiple Spaces
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
      Facility: University HS Gym FROM: 7:00pm Visit https://universityhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI48334122521/eventid/73089501 for more information!
  • 8 Dec
    • UHS Basketball Boys Varsity vs Troy Athens High School
      Date: Dec 8
      Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - University HS Gym
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
      Facility: University HS Gym Visit https://universityhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI48334122521/eventid/73459978 for more information!
    • UHS Basketball Boys Varsity vs Troy Athens High School
      Date: Dec 8
      Time: 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - Multiple Spaces
      Calendar: UHS Calendar
      Facility: University HS Gym Visit https://universityhighschool.bigteams.com/main/event/scid/MI48334122521/eventid/73459978 for more information!
  • 11 Dec
    • UHS: UHS Boys Basketball 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
      UHS: UHS Boys Basketball
      Date: Dec 11
      Time: 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM
      Location: UHS (Coolidge) - University HS Gym
      Calendar: UHS Calendar

UHS School News

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Update Notification Preferences Ahead of Winter Weather

Please login to Remind and set your notification preferences to make sure you receive updates on weather closures and other important notifications.

  1. Click here or navigate to Remind.com
  2. Click the down arrow to the right of your name
  3. Select Account Settings from the dropdown menu
  4. Select Notification preferences from the new Side Navigation, and set your notifications.
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UHS Student Council Prepares Meals at Forgotten Harvest

UHS Student Council took a field trip to Forgotten Harvest on December 2nd.They were able to pack 840 emergency food boxes for families. They had a great time bonding with each other while helping out the community, and can't wait to return for more community service opportunities.

 

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COVID-19 Testing Consent in MISTAR

Parents & Caregivers of Ferndale students can now use MISTAR ParentConnect to provide consent for COVID-19 Antigen Testing.

PDF DocumentCOVID-19 Antigen Testing Authorization MISTAR Instructions

UHS Receives Whole Child Award; Top Three in State

UHS joins the list of outstanding Ferndale Schools that have been recognized for building school culture that leads the state in addressing the needs of the whole child! UHS teachers, administrators, support staff, parents, community members and students were honored this week for fostering a safe, healthy, challenged, supportive and engaged environment for their collective students. The Michigan Association of Supervision & Curriculum Development (Michigan ASCD) selected 3 schools and UHS is the Silver Award Recipient for taking initiative to build a healthier school environment.

Ferndale Lower & Upper Elementary Schools received the 2019-2020 Whole Child Gold Award.

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UHS graduates are currently outpacing the state for all students in post-secondary enrollment.

  • Ranked in the 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

Support Programs

C2 Pipeline

Through Wayne State, the C2 Pipeline program offers on-site after school tutoring and enrichment. Students are engaged through hands-on, project-based learning activities in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).  An emphasis is placed on careers in STEM and the healthcare profession. Learn more at the C2 Pipeline Webpage.

College Success Advisor

College-Prep at UHS doesn't end with graduation. Our college success advisor follows students through college, making campus visits and assisting students.

Contact Eric Royal, College Success Advisor