A woman wearing graduation regalia smiles outside on campus.

The Empowering Futures Gift

This historic $550 million gift—the largest for a public university in U.S. history—is a commitment to WMU’s mission to create an inclusive education that empowers people and communities to create a bright future for all.

  • No. 1 in Michigan for earnings by graduates from all backgrounds

  • 9 of 10 Broncos are employed quickly, working in their field in jobs they like

  • 92% of students felt instructors cared about them as a person

Experience Western Michigan University

  • The word "Juneteenth" with a red, black and green striped background.

    Celebrating Freedom

    Juneteenth at WMU is a weeklong series of events commemorating the end of slavery in the U.S. and honoring Black culture and heritage.

    Join the celebration

  • Buster Bronco carries the Pride flag.

    Pride Month

    At Western, everyone is welcome. The Office of Lesbian, Bisexual, Gay and Transgender Student Services has a full schedule of virtual Pride events to celebrate and support the diverse community.

    Learn more

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    YOU at Western

    A personalized wellness tool connecting students to online and campus resources to help support their goals to succeed, thrive and matter at WMU.

    Launch YOU at Western

Events

Information Literacy Microcourse: An Introduction

Date: Jun. 22
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Webex

For faculty, instructors and graduate students: Get a short overview of the new microcourse in Elearning that provides asynchronous instructional modules in forming a research question, creating a search strategy, and accessing journal articles and books through the University Libraries website. Registration requested.

Commencement

Date: Jun. 26
Time: All day
Information about ceremonies to be announced.