What will you learn at orientation?

What will you learn at Orientation?

Photo: Orientation Leaders.

The New Student Orientation Program includes:

  • Academic Colleges, Advising, and Registration
  • First-Year Experience
  • Lee Honors College
  • Department of Public Safety
  • Academic Skills Center
  • Sindecuse Health Center
  • Student Activities & Leadership Programs
  • Financial Aid, Student Billing, and Accounts
  • Residence Life/Dining Services
  • ROTC
  • WMU Bookstore
  • Athletics
  • Parent and Family Programs

What will happen:

  • Course Advising and Registration
    During your Orientation session, you will receive information regarding the academic curricula and advising from your academic college advisor. You will be assisted with class registration. In order to view class options, and to prepare you for your advising session and class registration, you can view the online catalog at http://catalog.wmich.edu.  You will leave Orientation with a full schedule for the Fall semester.
  • Presentations and displays highlighting the various services and programs at Western Michigan University.
  • Personal campus tours led by our fun, energetic Orientation Leaders.
  • You will get your Bronco ID card.
  • A University Showcase highlighting the services and programs Western has to offer.
  • An award winning cabaret show dramatizing common themes from the first year of college.

For a full schedule of events please refer to our schedule page



Ask a question about the WMU Orientation Program online,
or give us a call at (269) 387-2167

First-Year Experience Programs
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5263 USA
(269) 387-2167 | (269) 387-2114 Fax