University of Michigan-Dearborn
College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters
College of Engineering and Computer Science
School of Education
College of Business
Enrollment Management and Student Life
Alumnus, alumni, alumna, alumnae: Use alumnus (alumni in the plural) when referring to a man who has attended a school. Use alumna (alumnae in the plural) for similar reference to a woman. Use alumni when referring to a group of men and women.
Dates: Do not use nd, st, th or nth: Sept. 28, not Sept. 28th
E-mail: One word with hyphen.
Gateway: One word
Geographic locations: southeast Michigan, metropolitan Detroit, not Southeast Michigan or Metropolitan Detroit
Homepage: One word
Hyphen: The correct punctuation mark for University of Michigan-Dearborn name and abbreviations.
Internet: Internet is a proper name. Capitalize the “I” in all instances.
Online: One word
Phone numbers: (Use hyphens) 123-456-7890
Regents - Capitalized in University usage when it refers to the Regents of the University, but not “regental.”
Slogan: see Tagline
Tagline: The official tagline for undergraduate recruitment is The Degree that Makes the Difference™. For proper use of the tagline, refer to the Logo Usage Guidelines.
Time: Use a space before a.m., p.m. Use periods.: 9:00 a.m.
Web site: Two words
Web, World Wide Web, WWW: Web and WWW are shortened names referring to the World Wide Web. Capitalize all of the W’s because they are formal names.