Resources

Academic Resource Center
The Academic Resource Center coordinates a free campus-wide tutoring service that has been developed to guide the work of students as they make their way through certain courses of study that have been identified as having particularly challenging coursework. All sessions are free and do not require advance registration.

Admissions
Admissions is an excellent resource to help you get acclimated to the WMU atmosphere.

Bookstore
The WMU Bookstore Shops is your source for team apparel, gifts and accessories for women, men and kids.

Financial Aid
The mission of the Student Financial Aid Office is to increase access to a rigorous and affordable college education by being WMU’s central source for financial aid funding, information, planning and education.

Invisible Need Project
The Invisible Need Project is a multi-faceted initiative intended to serve students with unmet needs, while strengthening the culture of giving at Western Michigan University. The Project engages the entire campus community, encouraging all faculty, staff, administrators and fellow students to come together to help students in need.

Office of the Registrar
The Registrar’s Office is responsible for maintaining the integrity of academic records for all individuals who pursue their education at WMU. Academic records include, but are not limited to, student academic information, records of enrollment, academic status, degree completion and directory information. The Registrar’s Office also provides administrative support and services for students, faculty, staff and administration. Services include academic schedule preparation, assigning classroom space, assistance with the grading process, graduation auditing and veteran’s services.

Study Abroad
Study abroad, in addition to enhancing your education by raising your geographical and cultural awareness, has been linked to cognitive, academic, and professional benefits.  Whether you are a business major, foreign language major, nursing major, or any major in between, Western Michigan University has a study abroad program suited for you. Information on study abroad programs geared toward Exploratory Advising students, as well as programs for all other majors, can be found on the Broncos Abroad website.

WMU's College Advising Offices
As an undergraduate student at WMU you will receive assistance from your college advisor as you plan your courses and work towards your degree. Each of the colleges has an office staffed with professional advisors. These offices, their location and phone numbers are listed in the Directory of Undergraduate Advisors.

Writing Center
The Writing Center at WMU is dedicated to creating and fostering a campus culture that values writing as an essential process by which individuals develop scholarly knowledge, critical thinking skills and practical wisdom. The Writing Center helps writers at all levels and of all abilities determine strategies for effective communication and to make academically responsible choices at any stage in the writing process and in any genre of writing.