January 12, 2011

Resident Information and Services

Local Transportation Services

Information on local transportation can be found through the following links:


View an online interactive map of Ann Arbor on micromaps.com or googlemaps.com . A map for your personal use can be printed directly from these websites.

Bicycle Loan Program

ECIR owns several bicycles which can be loaned out for personal transportation during your stay here. Residents must provide their own lock for the bicycle

On-Site Parking

ECIR offers limited parking on-site and at a nearby church, and is only available to residents with valid permits issued by ECIR. Permits are available by lottery at the beginning of each Fall term

Grocery Shopping Service

Local Friends of ECIR volunteer each Saturday to drive ECIR Residents to purchase groceries at a nearby grocery store.

Package Delivery Signing

When packages are delivered to the ECIR during office hours (Monday – Friday 9AM- 5PM), staff can sign for the packages and hold them for residents to pick up.

On-Site Coin Operated Laundry

ECIR provides coin-operated washers and dryers for the convenience of their residents. The laundry room is located inside the building.

Vacuums Available for Resident Use

Vacuums are kept in the lounge closet and are available for residents to borrow and clean their apartments with.

Storage Space

ECIR provides a small storage space for each resident to keep personal items like luggage or boxes that they may not want to keep in their bedroom.


Click on bold link to download:

This document contains descriptions of services local to Ann Arbor, such as grocery shopping, transportation, financial services, etc. It also includes directions to these places from the ECIR center
Ann Arbor Information

This document has useful information about the airport and how to get to it
Airport Transportation Information

This pamphlet has general information for residents
Resident Handbook