Training for PreCollege Leaders

Are you working with youth this school year or next summer? Attend our seminar now to learn how to train your staff. You will learn about precollege youth policies, emergency management procedures, cultural humility, college positive volunteerism, minors on campus policies, social media and liability, managing difficult youth and maintaining authentic partnerships. The training will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in 3120 Sangren Hall on Thursday, October 12. Lunch is included in this free training session. Questions? Email Genny Ludwig or call her at (269) 387-2773. Online registration is open!

Upward Bound is starting a new program in Van Buren County

The Upward Bound program in the Office of Pre-College Programming at Western Michigan University is proud to have been selected as a recipient of a five-year grant (2017 - 2022) to create an Upward Bound program in Van Buren County. The program will serve Hartford, Lawrence, Covert, and Bangor high schools. Students from those high schools who meet the Upward Bound criteria will be able apply for the program soon. 

Summer Camps 2017

During the summer, Western Michigan University offers a wide variety of camps geared toward students of all ages. Our camps range from academic to sports, with a little bit of everything in between. Camps vary in cost based on requirements. This year, ATYP camps will offer scholarships; see their website for details. For more information on any of our exciting camps, please click on the link.