Giving Day

WMU Giving Day logo- 10.9.19; #wmugivingday, #togetherweelevate, Giving Day is this Wednesday, Oct. 9.

#WMUGivingDay will kick off at midnight on Oct. 9, 2019 giving alumni and friends a chance to give back to WMU during our 96th Homecoming week.  Support Arts and Sciences!

Types of gifts

Thank you for your interest in contributing to the Western Michigan University College of Arts and Sciences. Your gift to the college can be general or specific:

  • Research and Creative Activities Fund
    This fund is used to fund expenses including supplies, travel and summer stipends for undergraduate and graduate students to complete scholarly projects with a faculty mentor.
  • Undergraduate Retention Scholarship Fund
    This fund is used to fund tuition scholarships for senior undergraduate students in good academic standing who are majoring in any of our programs and who have demonstrated financial need.
  • Departments, programs, endowments or scholarships
    Support a specific department or program.

Ways to give

Gifts and donations can be made online or by check:


Make a gift now


Make check payable to the WMU Foundation and write College of Arts and Sciences in the memo section. If you are designating your gift to a specific department, program or project, please include that name in the memo section. Mail check to:

WMU Foundation Gift Processing
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5403 USA


For more information, contact WMU's Office of Development and Alumni Relations.