UHSA Students
Class of 2019 posing in jerseys at the tennis courts as a group.
U Seniors announce there intention to do athletics in College
2019 UHSA Sweeps Southfield Lathrup Optimist Club Essay Contest
Middle School Students meet author Angela Johnson.
U 2013 Alum is co-anchor of morning news in New York state.
Southfield School Board recognizes Ms. Maas as the December 2019 Distinguished Educator
UMSA Students of the Month grades 6 -8 October 2018
2018-19 Staff hearts and U

Nurturing Tomorrow's Leaders, Today

Our Mission

University High School Academy (UHSA) and University Middle School Academy (UMSA) in partnership with students, family and staff capitalize on and nurture the potential of each student through a rigorous and differentiated college preparatory curriculum seeking to cultivate a diverse community of innovative and collaborative leaders.

Our Vision

Fostering a model community of life-long learners and leaders to transform the world.

WilliamsThank you for visiting the website of a model, high school preparation program, University Middle School Academy (UMSA) and our college preparatory high school, University High School Academy (UHSA). UMSA and UHSA are examination public magnet schools with a smaller, private school feel. I hope you find our website informative and user-friendly, as we want you to learn more about all that UMSA and UHSA have to offer your son/daughter.
(More from Dean Williams.)

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Orientation Meeting Info

Attached is the PowerPoint from the May 2nd Orientation Meeting for new students. 

2019 Graduation and FAQs
  • Graduation Details
  • Cap/Gown Pickup
  • Dress/Behavior
  • Other Dates and Information

UHSA Calendar

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Upcoming Events

  • 22 May
    • PowderPuff Game
      Date: May 22
      Location: Swap Seminar/8-12 only
      Calendar: University High School Calendar
    • Passing of the Mace 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Passing of the Mace
      Date: May 22
      Time: 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
      Location: Juniors/Seniors
      Calendar: University High School Calendar
  • 23 May
    • 2019 Graduation Rehearsal 8:45 AM to 9:45 AM
      2019 Graduation Rehearsal
      Date: May 23
      Time: 8:45 AM to 9:45 AM
      Location: UHSA Cafeteria
      Calendar: University High School Calendar

      Rehearsal and Cap/Gown Pick-up

  • 24 May
  • 27 May

U Need to See Us!!

#UPTAFundRaiser UPTA Fundraiser with Jersey Mike's Subs
2016s Return to Visit 2016 Alumni return to assist staff in the 2018 Annual Staff vs. Student Basketball game.
2018 Signs for Baseball
Dean Williams in a Sticky Situation Duct Taped Dean Williams for a fund raiser.
Dean Williams Principal of the Year at MASC/MAHS.
Comua: sponsor poster winner.
Poster Winner!! Stuff the Bus poster contest winner sponsor Comua.
Seal of Biliteracy 2018 Grads Beddie and Kayla are first to earn Seal of Biliteracy
U Cares at Vandenburg U Cares--a community service group helps at Vandenburg's Oktoberfest.
U Cares Helps with Thanksgiving Boxes U Cares members packed Thanksgiving boxes for Oak Grove AME’s Caring Ministry in Detroit.
U Pageant 2018 Winners!
UHSA 2018 5k Raising awareness and funds to fight Lupus.
UHSA Leads A&T Marching Band UHSA Senior one of the Drum Majors for the SHSAT Marching Band
UHSA Visits Sinai Grace Hospital Looking at "parts" in the morgue.

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University High School Academy

19301 W. 12 Mile Rd
Lathrup Village, MI 48076
Phone: 248-746-4370
Fax: 248-746-4374
Marcia Williams
Harry Patton
Assistant Dean/Principal
Dawn Hodges

UHSA/UPrep is now located in the former home of Southfield-Lathrup High School. The main doors are located in the front of the building near the eastern end.

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