The College of Arts and Sciences at Western Michigan University strives to add value to the lives of its learners and continuously improve the quality of its programming to meet the needs and expectations of the communities it serves. Join us for events that are tailored to your academic interests and help prepare you for the future.

Submitting events

Events for Arts and Sciences

Submit your events or news items online to the College of Arts and Sciences to share your upcoming events below. For a series of events, email a list or the web address of the series information to

Events for WMU Marketing and Strategic Communications

If your event is open to the entire campus community, please share it with MarCom:

  • If you have CMS (Content Management System) access, add an event under Add Content in the CMS. If you do not see that option under Add Content, apply for the reporter role for your section(s).
  • If you rarely submit events and do not have a CMS role for a website, complete the University event form.

Need a conference room for your event?

Reserve a conference room in 2302 or 2307 Friedmann Hall.

College of Arts and Sciences news

Stay up-to-date with the college news.


Monday, May 31

U.S. Memorial Day - No classes. Many WMU offices closed.

Saturday, June 26

2021 Graduation Celebration - The College of Arts and Sciences photo zone and graduation celebration with the Deans. More details to come soon.

Commencement - Information about ceremonies to be announced.

Wednesday, June 30

Summer I semester ends.

Thursday, July 1

Summer II semester classes begin.

Sunday, July 4

U.S. Independence Day

Monday, July 5

U.S. Independence Day recess - No classes. Many WMU offices closed.

Friday, August 20

Summer II semester ends.

Wednesday, September 1

Fall semester classes begins.

Monday, September 6

U.S. Memorial Day - No classes. Many WMU offices closed.