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.
  • Academic Success – Students apply for free one-on-one academic success services through the Mentoring for Success 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



Mentoring for Success Program Application


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