Research

Four students conducting geography research at Lake Michigan

Students conducting research at Lake Michigan for a geography class.

Faculty of the college rank among the finest scholars and researchers at Western Michigan University and among the finest teachers and scholars anywhere in the nation.

To help Western Michigan University achieve its goal to be learner centered and discovery driven, the College of Arts and Sciences involves students in the research and creative activities of the faculty and encourages students to participate in projects of their own.

Select a department website for research related to a specific program.

Many departments offer undergraduate research courses and there is information available for graduate students and faculty seeking grants.