WMU's Safe Return Plan

WMU has charted a course through the COVID-19 pandemic that continues the University's high-quality educational experience. Through regular testing, mask wearing and physical distancing, campus can remain open through the 2020-21 academic year.

View the Safe Return Plan View the COVID-19 site

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  • WMU officer Travis Cable poses next to his police K9 on the Waldo Stadium field.

    Raising the Bar

    WMU Department of Public Safety is now one of just 34 police agencies in Michigan to achieve "best practice" standards for accreditation.

    Learn about this accomplishment

  • The lobby of WMU's Arcadia Flats apartments.

    Attractive, Available, Accessible

    Arcadia Flats—the newest feature of Hilltop Village—is modeled after urban lofts, offering five different housing options for upper-level and graduate students.

    Take a look inside

  • A woman wearing a gold shirt smiles in front of a brick wall.

    It's Time to Rethink Smart

    At Western, we're helping students find a deeper understanding of who they're meant to be, preparing them for jobs that don't yet exist and embracing change.

    Are you ready?

  • A snowy scene in front of Sangren Hall.

    Welcome Back, Broncos!

    As spring semester gets underway and students return to Western, campus offices are offering services for students, both in-person and virtually.

    Review building hours

Admitted and prospective students: Visit our Virtual Experiences page for information on how to connect with admissions and virtual sessions and tours.

  • 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

YOU at Western

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. The innovative digital platform promotes self-reflection, allowing students to be more proactive with their health and well-being in order to make the most of their college experience.

Launch YOU at Western

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Events

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT)

Date: Mar. 4
Time: 8:30am

TF-CBT is an evidence-based trauma treatment for children and adolescents. It is attachment-focused, involving caregivers. This training is intended for master or doctoral level mental health clinicians and meets partial requirements for national certification. 

This is a Three-Day Conference (March 4-5-6)

End of Policing Book Club

Date: Mar. 8
Time: 5:30pm

William Santiago-Valles, associate professor emeritus of Africana Studies, will be leading discussions of Alex S.

Public Policy Research

Date: Mar. 9
Time: 2:00pm
Location: Webex

Learn research techniques for finding and using public policy information for education, health care, human resource management, social work and welfare, environmental services, nonprofit administration, and more. Registration requested.

Introduction to Zotero

Date: Mar. 10
Time: 1:00pm
Location: Webex

Learn to use the free reference management software Zotero to save your references and create bibliographies for your papers and articles. Registration requested.