President Montgomery smiling in his graduation regalia.

A message from the president

"We are not focused on endings but on new beginnings. Graduates, as you move forward with your future plans in starting your career, continuing your studies or building a successful life, I know you will call on the expertise, passion and grit acquired through your experiences at WMU. Thank you for including us in your journey."

Ready for success

From teachers to health care professionals to aviators, Bronco graduates are ready to charge out of the gate and make an impact.

  • Julia Haas throws her hands in the air in celebration while wearing her graduation cap and gown.

    Industry impact

    Our professors tell us they get a lot of feedback from companies saying they want to hire Broncos because, compared to Michigan or Purdue where they are more textbook-based and theoretical, we're really getting experience. … It's nice to know that there is a demand for me outside of here as soon as I graduate.

    Julia Haas, industrial and entrepreneurial engineering

  • A portrait of David Le in his graduation cap and gown.

    Off the charts

    Bronson School of Nursing Presidential Scholar David Le is ready to hit the ground running as a critical care nurse, and leading an innovative research project at a local hospital that could improve patient care is just the latest in a litany of resume-worthy experiences he racked up on his way to graduation.

  • A portrait of Breyana Wilson wearing her cap and gown.

    Ready to make an impact

    The work that I've done and the experiences I've had have allowed me to create a foundation for my professional life.

    Breyana Wilson, education and human development

Show your Bronco pride!

From photo frames to phone backgrounds, there are a number of ways to celebrate the Class of 2024.