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    Student Communications

    Students should check their WMU email and GoWMU to review financial aid communications including outstanding documents, financial aid offers and regular updates. Bronco Express is available to assist students and families by phone or drop-in.

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    Student Financial Aid

    Make an appointment with a financial services specialist for more in-depth questions regarding your aid.

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    Mission

    The mission of the Bronco Express office is to increase access to a rigorous and affordable college education by being WMU’s central source for financial aid funding, information, planning and education.

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    Accounts Receivable

    Find more information on billing, payments and general account information.

Bronco Express

Processing Times: The current processing time for paperwork, appeals, PLUS loans and alternative loans is 3 weeks and our response time for email inquiries is 2 business days. 

Bronco Express is open for drop-in assistance Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Our staff is also available to assist you by email at finaid-info@wmich.edu and by phone at (269) 387-6000 Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Payments can be made online or mailed in. 

Financial Aid COVID-19 Updates 
Bronco Express is a response to student requests for one, convenient, year-round location to take care of everyday University business. We assist students with transactions and questions related to financial aid, making payments, student accounts and general registration information.

With no appointment needed, students can:

  • Apply for financial aid or pick up appropriate forms.
  • Check financial aid status.
  • Make payments on accounts.
  • Check account balances and receive clarification on charges.

If your circumstances require further counseling, an appointment with a Financial Services Specialist in Faunce can be made. Find more information on scholarships, loans and costs.

To check your financial aid requirements and status, visit GoWMU.

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Announcements

Student Financial Aid Remodel

November 30

While the Student Financial Aid office in Faunce undergoes remodeling from Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021, through the end of April 2022, all student financial aid services will be available through Bronco Express, located in the lower level of the Bernhard Center.

Endowed Scholarship Applications for 2022-23

November 30

Through the generous support of donors WMU has over 50 endowed scholarships that are available to students. To be considered for these and other scholarships, please access WMU’s ScholarshipUniverse system. Applications for the 2022-23 academic year are open Dec. 1, 2021 and close Feb. 15, 2022.

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