Welcome to Western Michigan University

  • Photo of a rooftop view of WMU's campus from the new Sangren Hall.
  • Photo of WMU's Health and Human Services building.
  • Photo of WMU's Parkview Campus.
  • Photo of WMU's Richmond Center for Visual Arts.
  • Photo of WMU's Chemistry Building.

Whether you're visiting our campus to attend a concert, athletic contest, commencement or returning for homecoming, we wish you safe travels and a thoroughly enjoyable time while you're here.

If you are thinking about attending WMU, we strongly encourage you to schedule a campus tour online to experience Western first-hand with a student guide to answer your questions.

Kalamazoo, the home of WMU’s main campus, is midway between Chicago and Detroit, and one hour south of Grand Rapids. Kalamazoo offers commercial transportation by train, bus and major airline.

WMU has regional locations in Battle Creek, Benton Harbor-St. Joseph, Metro Detroit, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Muskegon and Traverse City. The WMU College of Aviation is located at the W.K. Kellogg Airport in Battle Creek.