As the cultural heart of the University of Michigan, UMMA is open and accessible to all.

UMMA Free Membership extends the Museum's inclusive free admission philosophy, providing visitors with ongoing opportunities to deeply engage in the arts and become stakeholders in the Museum's future.


All Welcome. Always Free.
Sign up to become a Free Member today!

  • Emails with news about our public programs, free members-only events, and more
  • Exclusive Discount Days in the UMMA Shop
  • Free subscription to the UMMA Magazine and calendar (currently on hiatus due to Covid)
  • Complimentary admission to over 60 participating museums through the College and University Art Museums Reciprocal Program (CUAM). View a list of participating museums [pdf].
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Annual gifts of $100+ unlock Reciprocal Membership.
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All gifts are 100% tax deductible. Visit our FAQ page or contact Laura Yoo at or 734.647.2064.


THE 525

Named after the address of UMMA’s building, members of this exclusive experience have a behind-the-scenes look at UMMA from invitations to special events and programs to lunches with Director Christina Olsen. For more information, please contact Laura Yoo at or 734.647.2064.