Campus Housing

Residential NeighborhoodsThe Western Michigan University campus is made up of four predominant residential neighborhoods, comprised of a variety of housing and dining options. Each neighborhood has distinctive features with a combination of residence halls, apartments, dining facilities, academic services and cultural resources.

Living on campus is the best way for new and returning students to become engaged in college life, form diverse social networks and participate in learning activities.

Please contact Residence Life at (269) 387-4735

Residence halls

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Residence halls support nearly 5,000 students who enjoy the friendships, living/learning focus and diversity of campus life. Residents can take advantage of hall activities, leadership opportunities, staff available 24 hours, dining centers and many additional conveniences.

Western Heights is an innovative new residence hall complex in the center neighborhood. The new freshmen-focused living concept is designed to provide privacy options while encouraging community and socialization. 

Western View

Western View is one of the newest on-campus housing complexes for upperclassmen and graduate students. Western View offers private bedrooms with an annual contract, plus a community center with study space and a fitness room.

WMU apartments

WMU apartments are conveniently located close to campus. Apartment rent includes most utilities, cable television services and an apartment parking sticker. Furnished or unfurnished apartments are available at:

Spindler Hall

Spindler Hall is one of WMU's original residence halls located on historic east campus. All 80 Spindler Hall rooms are furnished, and residents have access to community bathrooms, kitchens and laundry facilities.


Residence Life
Second floor, Faunce Student Services Building 
(269) 387-4735