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Saturday, June 23
Wednesday, June 27
Summer I session ends
Thursday, June 28
Summer II session begins
WMU Night at Comerica Park–Detroit Tigers take on the Oakland Athletics; first 3,000 fans to purchase tickets will get a voucher for a brown and gold Detroit Tigers ball cap. Comerica Park-Home of the Detroit Tigers, 7:10 p.m.
Wednesday, July 4
U.S. Independence Day—No classes. Many WMU offices closed or on reduced hours.
Friday, August 10
BrewFest 2018–featuring over 20 Bronco alumni-affiliated breweries and industry experts who are shaping the local and Michigan craft brewing scene, Heritage Hall's Grand Lawn, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Summer II session ends
Monday, August 27
Tuesday, August 28
Fall Matriculation–10th annual matriculation ceremony welcoming our incoming students, Miller Auditorium, 10:30 a.m.
Bronco Bash–Annual fall welcome-back celebration, Sangren Pedestrian Mall, 3 to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, August 29
Fall semester classes begin at 8 a.m.
Thursday, August 30
Friday, August 31
Monday, September 3
U.S. Labor Day–No classes. Many WMU offices closed or on reduced hours.
Monday, September 10
Multicultural Meet and Greet–for all WMU students of color.
Saturday, September 22
Autumnal equinox (first day of fall)
Wednesday, September 26
Study Abroad Fair–Learn about numerous academic and language-intensive programs and internships, Sangren Hall, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.