Room and Board Rates

2017-18 rates

Housing and dining rates are the per-person cost for room and board. The residence hall contract is for a full academic year unless the resident is transferring, studying abroad, withdrawing or graduating. Room only contracts are available in Henry, Garneau and Harvey halls for the 2017-18 academic year.

Traditional halls
Double roomPer semesterYear
Gold or 20 meal plan $4,924.00
  $9,848.00
15 meal plan $4,803.00
  $9,606.00
10 meal plan $4,520.00
  $9,040.00
Guaranteed single   
Gold or 20 meal plan $6,170.50
$12,341.00
15 meal plan $6,049.50
$12,099.00
10 meal plan $5,766.50
  $11,533.00
Single    
Gold or 20 meal plan $6,391.00
$12,782.00
15 meal plan $6,270.00
$12,540.00
10 meal plan $5,987.00
$11,974.00
Room only    
(Available in Garneau/Harvey and Henry halls only)
Double room $2,539.50
  $5,079.00
Guaranteed single $3,786.00
  $7,572.00
Single $4,006.50
$8,013.00
Rates updated: 5/27/17    
Western Heights*
Double room Per semesterYear
Gold or 20 meal plan $5,369.00 $10,738.00
15 meal plan $5,248.00 $10,496.00
10 meal plan $4,965.00 $9,930.00
*Residence hall meal plan is required.

2016-17 rates

Housing and dining rates are the per-person cost for room and board. The residence hall contract is for a full academic year unless the resident is transferring, studying abroad, withdrawing or graduating. Room only contracts are available in Henry, Garneau and Harvey halls for the 2016-17 academic year.

Traditional halls
Double roomPer semesterYear
Gold or 20 meal plan $4,780.50
  $9,561.00
15 meal plan $4,663.00
  $9,326.00
10 meal plan $4,388.50
  $8,777.00
Guaranteed single   
Gold or 20 meal plan $5,990.50
$11,981.00
15 meal plan $5,873.00
$11,746.00
10 meal plan $5,598.50
  $11,197.00
Single    
Gold or 20 meal plan $6,205.00
$12,410.00
15 meal plan $6,087.50
$12,175.00
10 meal plan $5,813.00
$11,626.00
Room only    
(Available in Garneau/Harvey and Henry halls only)
Double room $2,465.50
  $4,931.00
Guaranteed single $3,675.50
  $7,351.00
Single $3,890.00
$7,780.00
Rates updated: 4/21/16    
Western Heights*
Double room Per semesterYear
Gold or 20 meal plan $5,212.50 $10,425.00
15 meal plan $5,095.00 $10,190.00
10 meal plan $4,820.50 $9,641.00
*Residence hall meal plan is required.

Internet access

All rooms are connected to ResNet, the high-speed residential computing network at Western Michigan University. An Internet fee will be charged to each student's WMU account.

Parking

Parking permit: Parking Services

Full-time student: $300 per year
Full-time student: $180 per semester
Part-time student: $130 per semester