WMU welcomes your application for admission. If you are unsure of your student or citizenship type, visit our Application Types page to guide you.
Applications for domestic, first-year (freshmen) students for any 2020 semester are accepted through the WMU Gold Gateway application or Common App. WMU will pay the application fee for students completing a first-year application for fall 2020; the fee will be automatically waived as you submit the application.
Applications for domestic transfer students for any 2020 semester are accepted through the WMU Gold Gateway application. WMU will pay the application fee for students completing a transfer application for fall 2020; the fee will be automatically waived as you submit the application.
other undergraduate student types
Applications for all other domestic undergraduate student types are available. Select the appropriate application button below.
Returning, initial teacher certification, second bachelor's degree or non-degree seeking applicants:
High School Dual Enrollment:
Senior Citizens' Opportunity Program in Education:
Select this option if you have already earned a bachelor's degree and are seeking an advanced degree (i.e. a master's or doctoral degree) and are a domestic applicant.
international STUDENTs: all levels
International applicants, both undergraduate and graduate, should select this option. Unsure if you are considered an international student? Review the criteria on our Application Types page.