Friday, Sept. 15

Inaugural procession

  • 10 a.m.—Faculty and academic delegates gather in Miller Auditorium to prepare for informal procession.
  • 11 a.m.—Inauguration of Dr. Edward Montgomery as the ninth president of Western Michigan University at WMU's Miller Auditorium.
  • 1 to 3 p.m.—Celebratory picnic to follow on the adjoining Fountain Plaza.

The inauguration and picnic are open to the campus and local community, without charge. Parking is available in the Miller Auditorium ramp and in Lots 33, 34 and 92, which are near Miller Auditorium.

Saturday, Sept. 16

CommUniverCity night

  • 4 to 6:30 p.m.—CommUniverCity Tailgate at Hyames Field, additional tailgate areas in lots surrounding Waldo Stadium.
  • 7 p.m.—CommUniverCity Football Game vs. Idaho at Waldo Stadium. Tickets for the game may be purchased online or by calling 1-888-4-WMU-TIX.