​​​​​​​Welcome to Central Michigan University and the mid-Michigan area. With a diverse group of communities within commuting distance of the CMU College of Medicine and CMU Health clinics, our faculty and staff have plenty of choices for a fulfilling living experience.

To explore these communities individually, please see the links below:

Mount Pleasant, MI

Midland, MI

Bay City, MI

Saginaw, MI

Great Lakes Bay Region

The Great Lakes Bay Region refers to the area around Saginaw Bay that makes up the largest watershed in Michigan. This region includes Saginaw, Midland, and Bay City as well as Frankenmuth ("Little Bavaria"), Birch Run and Chesaning. Explore more about these cities at the Great Lakes Bay Region website.