WMU in Metro Detroit: College Readiness Workshops

Western Michigan University invites high school juniors, seniors and their families to attend a college readiness workshops which feature:

  • WMU need-based and merit-based scholarship opportunities
  • Information about WMU endowed scholarships
  • How to find community scholarships

Events with a * signify a WMU Gold Rush – an opportunity to apply to the university and receive a decision within 48 hours. Must bring official transcript and test scores.


Saturday, October 27
2:30 to 4 p.m.
Troy Public Library
510 W. Big Beaver Road (Civic Center Dr.) 
Troy, MI 48084
WMU Wednesday, November 7*
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Western Michigan University - Thomas M. Cooley Law School
2630 Featherstone Road, Room AH100
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
WMU Wednesday, November 14
6 to 7:30 p.m.
Wayne Metropolitan Community Action Agency
(Lakeshore  Bldg.)
7310 Woodward Ave., Suite 800
Detroit, MI 48206
Saturday, December 1*
2:30 to 4 p.m.
Fellowship Chapel
7707 W. Outer Dr.,  Multipurpose Room
Detroit MI 48235
WMU Wednesday, December 5
6 to 7:30 pm
Samaritan Center
5555 Conner Ave., Room 2257
Detroit, MI  48213
Thursday, December 6*
6 to 7:30 p.m.
West Bloomfield Library
4600 Walnut Lake Road
West Bloomfield, MI 48323

Advance registration is requested by sending an email at least two days prior to the workshop; indicate the name of the workshop, the student’s name, grade and high school, and number attending to doreen.odom@wmich.edu.

For additional information, contact Doreen M. Odom, Metro Detroit, Community Outreach Coordinator at (269) 599-2496.

Register via email