• WMU Pilots in the Air Race Classic
  • Buster Bronco learning to be a Cirrus SR20 pilot at Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University’s College of Aviation alumni have been growing since 1939. They represent all facets of aviation and represent the leaders and innovators in their respective field. Whether it is managing an international airport, directing a crew within a tech-ops department, controlling aircraft throughout the country or piloting any type of aircraft, College of Aviation alumni are getting it done.  Aviation alumni can be found throughout Michigan, across the country and around the world. As they face the challenges and opportunities created by the rapidly changing and technologically sophisticated aviation industry, alumni from the College of Aviation are leading the way in creating solutions, elevating their co-workers and making a difference in their companies and communities. Aviation alumni epitomize the motto that "It is always a great day to be a Bronco!"

We welcome opportunities for our alumni to stay involved. Please contact the College of Aviation if you or your company has any of the following opportunities:

  • Internships
  • Job openings
  • Guest Speakers
  • Mentoring 


The generosity of our alumni allows us to attract world-class faculty and support their research, enhance our facilities, and provide scholarships for our students.

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