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Partnerships start here

Engage with the University community to meet the needs of your business or organization.

We cultivate mutually beneficial corporate partnerships between Western Michigan University’s stakeholders in the areas of academic scholarship, research, student talent and workforce development, service, athletics and advancement.


  • Bronco Athletics

  • WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine

  • Centers and Institutes

    Hubs of innovative, creative activity driven by students, faculty, staff, alumni and industry partners.

  • Vendor Resources

    For companies interested in conducting business with WMU.

Corporate Engagement Success Stories

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    Corporate engagement: New era, new approach

    Boost your organization’s recovery in the post-pandemic world by partnering with the University via a new, streamlined approach. Our student and faculty talent are equipped to incubate ideas, stimulate innovation, create new products and solve specific organizational challenges.

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    Build professional pipelines, attract talent

    Student interns enhance your organization not only by providing an extra pair of hands, but they can also help fill an existing skills gap, such as enhancing your social media strategy or focusing on a specific engineering or business challenge.

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    Closing the cybersecurity talent gap: It's up to us

    Western Michigan University’s new cybersecurity program can help you connect with professionals at the master’s level and pre-professionals at the undergraduate level who are trained to monitor, analyze and respond to cyberattacks in computer and network systems.