Recent Reports

Jun. 2, 2016
MICHIGAN’S UNIVERSITY RESEARCH CORRIDOR CONTRIBUTES $958 MILLION AND 11,600 JOBS   Detroit News ...
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Jan. 26, 2016
University Research Corridor Statewide Economic Impact Tops $17 Billion, Up 35% Since 2007 URC EXCEEDED 5-YEAR AVERAGE FOR NUMBER OF PATENTS, INVENTION DISCLOSURES AND LICENSING FOR THIRD STRAIGHT YEAR ...
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May. 28, 2015
A REPORT FROM MICHIGAN’S UNIVERSITY RESEARCH CORRIDOR   Talent for a global economy MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (May 28, 2015) – Michigan’s leading research universities are magnets for top-no...
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Apr. 28, 2015
Michigan’s University Research Corridor Contributes $16.8 Billion to Michigan Economy REPORT SHOWS URC RANKED SECOND IN INNOVATION POWER RANKING AMONG HIGHLY RESPECTED RESEARCH UNIVERSITY GROUPS LANSI...
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May. 29, 2014
Michigan’s University Research Corridor Plays Major Role In Protecting and Advancing Michigan’s ‘Blue Economy’ REPORT SHOWS URC ACCOUNTED FOR NEARLY $300 MILLION IN WATER RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND...
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May. 30, 2013
Michigan’s University Research Corridor is proving to be a powerful business incubator for students and alumni, playing a dramatically increased role in nurturing start-up efforts and providing a boos...
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Jan. 21, 2013
Michigan’s University Research Corridor Makes Strong Showing among Eight Leading U.S. Research Clusters URC COMES IN SECOND IN INNOVATION POWER RANKING MEASURING R&D SPENDING, COMMERCIALIZATION AN...
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May. 30, 2012
Michigan is the birthplace of the modern automotive industry, where the automobile was catapulted from a novel product to an everyday necessity. Since the beginning of the auto industry, intense competi...
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Jan. 23, 2012
Michigan’s University Research Corridor R&D Spending Growth Surpasses Other Leading U.S. Research Clusters LANSING, Mich. (Jan. 4, 2013) – Michigan’s University Research Corridor (URC) gen...
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Oct. 4, 2011
Michigan’s URC a Critical Asset in State’s Economic Recovery LANSING, Mich. (October 4, 2011) — At the forefront of Michigan’s economic resurgence is the University Research Corridor, an...
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May. 27, 2011
The University Research Corridor’s Support for Information and Communication Technology in Michigan MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (June 2, 2011) — The University Research Corridor released a new report...
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Jan. 27, 2011
Empowering Michigan LANSING, Mich. (Oct. 10, 2010) – The University Research Corridor (URC) is an alliance of Michigan’s three largest academic institutions: Michigan State University, the Unive...
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Jul. 11, 2010
The University Research Corridor’s Support for Advanced Manufacturing in Michigan Manufacturing is embedded in our state’s history, and in our national consciousness, as the engine of economic growt...
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Jan. 27, 2010
URC Growth Fuels Economic Opportunity Even as the state and national economies struggled in the recession, Michigan’s University Research Corridor grew in areas critical to the state’s resurgence: I...
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May. 28, 2009
Life Sciences Industry in Michigan and the University Research Corridor MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (May 28, 2009) – As Michigan lost a quarter of its manufacturing jobs, Michigan’s University Re...
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Jan. 4, 2009
URC Economic Impact Climbs to New High of $14.5 Billion New study shows increase in rankings, R&D, high-tech  
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Sep. 17, 2008
Study: URC economic impact climbs to $14.5B LANSING, Mich. (Sept. 28, 2009) – Michigan’s University Research Corridor (URC) has improved in all competitive categories over the past two years...
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May. 29, 2008
URC analysis: State can become a leader in alternative energy MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. (May 29, 2008) – The University Research Corridor announced Thursday investments in two new energy initiatives ...
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Apr. 7, 2008
Michigan’s University Research Corridor: Second Annual Economic Impact Report LANSING, Mich. (Sept. 17, 2008) – The University Research Corridor (URC) is an alliance of Michigan’s three la...
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May. 11, 2007
Welcome to the inaugural annual report issued from the University Research Corridor, a new alliance of the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Wayne State University. We created the...
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Apr. 7, 2007
Michigan’s University Research Corridor: First Annual Economic Impact Report The University Research Corridor (URC) is an alliance of Michigan’s three largest academic institutions: Michigan Sta...
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