MLK Academy Benefits

What are the benefits of being in the Academy?

  • Academy Leaders All students are assigned an upperclass mentor to help them navigate through their academic career at WMU.
  • Registration – Active program participants receive support during registration for the fall and spring semesters.
  • Academic Progress Reports – All students receive mid-semester academic progress reports.
  • Tutoring – Students sign up for free one-on-one tutoring services through the Steps Toward Exhibiting Mastery (STEM) Program.
  • Cultural Programming – Students participate in a variety of culturally diverse programming offered through the Center for Student Learning & Development.
  • Programming and Events – Students are encouraged to participate in diverse programs and events offered throughout the academic year.
  • MLK Academy Celebration – Students participate in celebratory events designed to celebrate their participation and academic achievement while participating in the Academy.


Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Academy
2260 Ellsworth Hall
MI 49008-5233
Phone: (269) 387-3317
Fax: (269) 387-3390


MLK Orientation 2014

MLK Kickoff and Move-in Date for 2014

WMU Student Orientation 2014



STEM Sign-up


Martin Luther King Jr. (MLK) Academy

Division of Multicultural Affairs

2260 Ellsworth Hall
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5233 USA
Phone: (269) 387-3317 | Fax: (269) 387-3390