Intergroup Relations

Fall semester Virtual Operations

The Program on Intergroup Relations (IGR) will conduct all courses and co-curricular programs virtually during the Winter 2021 semester. Staff/Faculty are mostly working remotely during regular business hours (8:00 am - 5:00 pm). Students can request scheduled access to the office and library through their instructor or supervisor or via the Zoom check-ins through our calendar appointments link.

The IGR Virtual Office Hours (ET) schedule is as follows:

  • Mondays 1-2 pm
  • Tuesdays 2-3 pm
  • Wednesdays 12-1 pm
  • Thursdays 4-5 pm

Sign up for Virtual Office Hours

IGR is committed to our student community and looks forward to engaging with students virtually through online programming and continuing flexible remote opportunities for student staff. Please visit the following pages for updates related to CommonGround, IGR courses, and SET events. Stay up to date by following IGR on our social media and with our newsletter, IGR Voice, for more ways to engage with IGR.

Clicks to the Campus Maize & Blueprint website:


Students can get updated COVID-19/crisis support by visiting the Dean of Students along with the International Center.


Please reach out to us. We are here for you. We want to hear from you about student engagement and how we can improve our approach. You can email us at or call (734) 936-1875.

The Program on Intergroup Relations stands against xenophobia and racism, and supports raising awareness about COVID-19 without increasing stigma against people of Asian descent nor limiting access to health resources for Black and Latinx people.