Virtual Experiences at WMU

We recognize that it is not always possible to visit the Western Michigan University campus, due to recent cancellations in response to COVID-19. However, WMU has a variety of ways for you to experience our campus virtually, whether you're seeking to see our academic and social spaces, interact with our staff, or get your admissions questions answered from home. View the options below; additional opportunities will be added soon. Go Broncos!

Connect with admissions

Office of Admissions team members are available to assist you during normal business hours, and you may connect with us in several ways:

  • Chat with us.  Click on the “Chat With Us” button in the lower right corner below (available Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. EDT).
  • Schedule a virtual appointment. Find your admissions representative and request a virtual appointment or phone call.
  • Call us at (269) 387-2000.  Calls will be answered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. EDT.
  • Connect on social media

Email ADMISSIONS

join virtual info SESSIONS

Join us for a virtual Western Michigan University information session with live Q&A with one of our admissions counselors and a current student. Learn more about WMU, the admissions process, academics, and student life. Sessions available at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. EDT, March 30 through April 3. More sessions will be posted soon. 

Register for a Virtual info Session

We invite incoming first-year students to grab your lunch, log-in on your device, and join a couple of our current student ambassadors to learn what student life is all about at Western Michigan University. We call it Lunchtime Live. Offered Tuesday and Thursday at noon EDT, and registration is limited. More sessions will be posted soon. 

Register for Lunchtime Live

Transfer students are invited to join us for a virtual WMU information session with one of our transfer admissions counselors and a current student. Learn more about WMU, the admissions process, academics, and student life as a transfer student. Offered Tuesday and Thursday at 3 p.m. EDT. More sessions will be posted soon. 

Register for Transfer Info Session

Connect through Western Wednesday sessions

Western Wednesday sessions are live, interactive presentations designed to answer your frequently asked questions about becoming a Bronco. Sessions will be listed online as they are scheduled; past presentations will be posted. Topics range from your next enrollments steps to college-specific content.

View session list

Get to know WMU and Kalamazoo

Take an aerial tour of Western Michigan University. You'll see Waldo Library, our residence halls, many academic buildings, Waldo Stadium, and of course the beautiful landscape that is WMU.

View Aerial Tour Video

Kalamazoo isn't just the home of the Broncos, when you become a student, it's also your new hometown! Our video series looks at attractions, hidden gems and Bronco staples that will make Kalamazoo feel like home.

VIEW Your New Hometown Series

Virtual Tour

If you are not able to visit the WMU main campus in Kalamazoo, Michigan, we encourage you to view our virtual tour. The tour explores many of WMU's academic and extracurricular opportunities and showcases our learning, living and social spaces. You can take the tour all at once or jump into whatever section interests you by using the list of the left side of the screen. You may move forward or backward using the arrow buttons, or go straight to an individual stop. We encourage you to spend time with each section of the tour in order to get a full view of life as a Bronco at WMU.

Launch Virtual Tour

Welcome Presentation

Join two our of admission counselors who will take you through the WMU admissions welcome presentation. Through the presentation, you will get a sense of WMU, who we are, and how you will find your place here.

View Presentation