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About the Tampa Bay regional location

In March 2017, Western Michigan University was granted the final approval to operate a campus in Riverview, Florida, at the location currently occupied by the WMU Cooley Law School. The WMU–Tampa Bay location looks to offer more contemporary education options for within the Hillsborough County community and beyond.

With a convenient location just off I-75, WMU–Tampa Bay is easily accessible for those coming from Orlando, downtown Tampa, St. Petersburg or Sarasota and beyond.

Academic programs

Western Michigan University received approval from the state of Florida’s Higher Learning Commission to offer programs from WMU’s nationally recognized health and human services disciplines, as well as from the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, among several additional programs.

WMU–Tampa Bay will begin offering a graduate certificate in integrated supply chain management in spring 2018 and will continue to add programs in order to meet the needs of Hillsborough County and west central Florida.

WMU Online Education currently offers a variety of excellent degrees and certificates entirely online to students across the country. Whether you're in Tampa Bay or Tucson, you can learn and achieve at your own pace.

Please contact us if you’d like to be updated as programs are approved or have questions.