College News and Fun Facts: University of Michigan

The University of Michigan at Ann Arbor has an officially sanctioned Squirrel Club. Its sole purpose? To feed peanuts to squirrels. And it’s not as esoteric as you might think. It has 400 members and counting.

  • School Motto: Artes, Scientia, Veritas (Arts, Knowledge, Truth)
  • Nickname: Wolverines
  • Colors: Maize & Blue
  • Mascot: Currently, None (“Biff”, a live Wolverine, served in the 1920s)
  • Song: The Victors
  • Admit Rate: 23.5% (Class of 2022). Read more