University District

University District

Founded in 1929 and enclosed by Seven Mile, West McNichols, Parkside and Livernois, this neighborhood is named for being home to the University of Detroit Mercy and is known for its grandiose architectural historic homes, which date back to the 1920s and '30s. Walking through this neighborhood, you will find many homes with elaborate stone patterns and marble exteriors. The neighborhood also has access to libraries, a golf course, tennis courts, the Northwest Activities Center and a community garden.

OUR STORIES

#FoodieInTheD: Detroit Chicken Sandwich Wars

By now, almost everyone has had a Popeyes Spicy Chicken sandwich or has attempted to wait in a 30-minute line for one. The sandwich was discontinued after its

The Beauty Block: Stitch Braids

Stitch braids have become the unofficial hairstyle of the summer. On our latest episode of The Beauty Block, hairstylist Vee tells us about the craft behind

YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD POLICE OFFICER(S)

NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATIONS AND BLOCK CLUBS

Sherwood Forest

University District Community Association

Address: PO Box 21483 Detroit, MI 48221