our mission

College Democrats is the University of Michigan chapter of the Michigan Federation of College Democrats (MFCD) and the largest political organization on campus. Our members are committed to promoting Democratic values, as well as electing Democratic candidates up and down the ballot.


what we do

We pride ourselves in our electoral work, as well as our issue advocacy. From phone banks to canvasses to lobbying to voter registration, there is something for everyone passionate about politics with any level of experience.

kickass thursdays

These are our weekly meetings, held every Thursday at 8pm. Location varies by week, but we always post the event on Facebook with all of the details (including the speaker) so check out our page!


election stats

 21,194 phone calls made | 8,824 voters registered | 10,035 doors knocked |  10.03 % increase in campus turnout

The College Democrats at the University of Michigan is one of the most important organizations in our state for moving progressive policy forward. Their tireless advocacy on campus and election work across the state makes a real impact in changing the outcome of some of the closest elections. I’m proud to support their work as an integral part of our community and our state.
— Yousef Rabhi, State Representative (MI-53)
The College Dems at U of M serve as passionate and effective advocates for those who need a voice in our community and put words into action through their incredible work electing democrats across the state. The College Democrats are the heart of the Democratic Party. I’m proud to have had their support during my campaign for County Commission and of their continued advocacy!
— Jason Morgan, Washtenaw County Commissioner

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