South State Street closure for post-Convocation events

On Friday, September 1, from 5:00 PM until midnight, South State Street will be closed to vehicle traffic between South University Avenue and East William Street for events at the Michigan Union, Angell Hall lawn, U-M Museum of Art, and the Central Campus Diag following the university’s New Student Convocation. Pedestrian traffic on all sidewalks in this area will be maintained, along with emergency access. Both the Ann Arbor Area Transit Authority ( and University Parking & Transportation Services ( will be modifying some bus routes to accommodate the street closure. Please visit their websites for details.

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