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The University of Michigan Dearborn - University Center & Mardigian Library

(313) 593-0936

4901 Evergreen Road, Dearborn, MI, USA

McKinley Café & Mug Life

Courtney Semark

General Manager:

Dak Zorn


Hours of Operations

McKinley Cafe: Mon - Thu: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Mug Life: Mon - Thu: 11:00am - 8:00pm

Cafe Menu
Specials Calendar

About the Cafe

The University of Michigan-Dearborn was founded in 1959 with a gift of just over 200 acres of land and $6.5 million from the Ford Motor Co.

Picasso joined the Dearborn campus in 2014. Renovating the cafeteria at the McKinley student center and making it more inviting for students and faculty. Picasso also reinvented the cafeteria to higher-end food offerings and economical prices. With the diverse campus, Picasso prides itself in having items available inclusively for all that visit, from halal options to vegetarian options. Picasso continues to work with the community and evolves its menus collectively.


Picasso diligently working with the events team at the University of Michigan Dearborn has done events for student organizations to Presidential Candidates. Picasso has a broad spectrum of catering offerings available for all budgets and types of events. The Picasso team is professional, friendly, and efficient.

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