Need balloons? We've got 'em!

The SORC offers a full-scale balloon delivery service, managed by the talented team of student employees.  We also welcome walk-in requests for small bouquets to recognize someone's birthday or other special occasion.

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Bus Signs: Request Space

SORC is now accepting reservation requests for the Spring-Summer period, which includes dates from May 8 through September 24, as well as the Fall period, which is September 14 through late January.  

Spring-Summer, Fall, and Winter are three separate booking periods; it is not possible to start a reservation in Winter and continue into Spring/Summer, nor start in the Spring/Summer period and continue into Fall, nor start in Fall and continue into Winter.  


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Fall 2017 Lottery applications open

The applications for the Fall advertising lottery are open as of May 31, 2017.  

The deadline to submit an application is Thursday, September 7 at 10PM.

The Fall reservation period includes posting dates between September 24, 2017 and January 22, 2018.

Lottery customers

Summer and September Advertising

This page contains information about reserving SORC services for the Spring-Summer Reservation period.  This period includes the first three weeks of September.

Lottery Services:  Diag boards, Diag banner poles, Table Tents, and the Michigan Union banner

There is a lottery for an appointment time to reserve Diag boards, Diag banners, Table Tents, and the Michigan Union banner.  

Diag Boards: Availability

Diag boards are effective and inexpensive, so they are very high in demand. There is a lottery at the beginning of each semester for Diag board reservation appointment times. Find out what you need to know here.

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Independence Day Hours of Operation

Hours   Monday, July 3   CLOSED
Hours   Tuesday, July 4   CLOSED
Hours   Wednesday, July 5 Regular hours resume


Spring Hours of Operation

Hours   Monday 11AM-4PM
Hours   Tuesday 11AM-4PM
Hours   Wednesday 11AM-4PM
Hours   Thursday 11AM-4PM
Hours   Friday 11AM-4PM
Hours   Saturday  CLOSED
Hours   Sunday  CLOSED