Events

  • Admissions events

    As of Monday, March 16, all daily tours have been canceled.

    Admitted Student Events: The Admitted Student Events scheduled for March 20 and April 3 have been canceled.

    Transfer Student Preview Day: The Transfer Student Preview Day event scheduled for Friday, March 27, has been canceled.

    Spring Open House: The Spring Open House scheduled for Saturday, March 28, has been canceled.

    All registered students and families will be notified directly in the coming days.

     

  • Bernhard Center

    All events expecting 100 or more people are canceled. A list has been compiled here.

  • Dalton Center

    The following events are canceled:

    • Kontras Quartet, scheduled for Friday, March 13
    • KAMTA Achievement Day, scheduled for Saturday, March 14
    • Juan Avendano, scheduled for Sunday, March 15
    • String Chamber Ensembles, scheduled for Wednesday, March 18
    • Winston Choi and MingHuan Xu, scheduled for Wednesday, March 18
    • Elliot Mason, scheduled for Friday, March 20
    • Western Invitational Jazz Festival, scheduled for Saturday, March 21
    • Jasmin Arakawa, scheduled for Monday, March 23
    • Ken Prewitt, scheduled for Tuesday, March 24
    • säje, scheduled for Friday and Saturday, March 27-28
    • Gold Company Vocal Jazz Festival, scheduled for Saturday, March 28
    • Student Musicale Convocation, scheduled for Wednesday, April 1
  • Gymnastics MAC Championship

    This event has been canceled.

  • Haenicke Institute for Global Education
    • Chinese Bridge Competition, a community event for K-12 students scheduled for Saturday, March 28, is canceled.
    • International Festival, a community event scheduled for Sunday, March 29, is canceled.
    • CI at WMU culture classes will not be offered during the temporary shift to distance learning.
  • Lawson Ice Arena

    Lawson Ice Arena is closed until Monday, March 30.

  • Miller Auditorium

    Miller Auditorium, acting in compliance with the emergency declaration issued by Governor Gretchen Whitmer and policies enacted by the University, has suspended, canceled or postponed all public events beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, March 13, through 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 5.  This includes all rentals, Broadway and Spotlight productions being held during that time period.

    • "That Golden Girls Show!: A Puppet Parody" scheduled for Thursday, March 19, has been postponed until Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021 at 7:30 p.m.
    • "Waitress" has been canceled.
    • "The Color Purple" has been canceled.
    • Theresa Caputo, initially scheduled for Wednesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m., has been postponed until Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 7:30 p.m.
    • All Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra and WMU School of Music events scheduled for Miller during this time have been canceled.
  • National Collegiate Hockey Conference playoffs

    The 2020 NCHC Tournament has been canceled. According to the NCHC, Frozen Faceoff ticket refunds are available at point of purchase. Online orders will be automatically canceled and refunded. Fans looking for a refund of their NCHC Quarterfinal round tickets should contact the athletic department’s ticket office.

  • Office of Diversity and Inclusion

    The following events are suspended:

    • All Bronco Buds visitations scheduled between Monday, March 16 and Friday, April 3.
    • The Celebration of Excellence Ceremony scheduled on Saturday, April 4.
    • Real Talk “What does Equity look like” scheduled on Wednesday, March 18, from noon-1:30 p.m.
  • Presidential Scholars

    Presidential Scholars Convocation, originally planned for Friday, March 20, is canceled.

  • Read Arena

    All practices and events are suspended.

  • Senior Prom

    Senior Prom, sponsored by Residence Life and scheduled to be held Thursday, March 19, in the Bernhard Center is canceled.

  • West Hills Athletic Club

    West Hills Athletic Club is closed until Monday, March 30.

  • WMU Bookstore

    Hours will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m Monday through Friday, effective Thursday, March 19.

  • WMU Dance

    All public performances on campus for the rest of the semester are canceled. This includes:

    • Noon Dance Showing on Friday, March 13
    • BFA Junior Jury Presentations on Saturday, March 28
    • BFA Graduating Presentations Thursday through Saturday,  April 9-11
    • BA Capstone Performance/WDP Wrap Up on Monday, April 13

    Western Dance Project's performances in Battle Creek on Wednesday, March 18, and at Woods Lake on Monday, March 23, and Wednesday, March 25, are also canceled.

  • WMU Ethics Center

    Book club scheduled for Wednesday, March 18, is canceled.

  • WMU Theatre

    WMU Theatre has canceled the remainder of its 2020 season. All performances of "Tribes" and "Sunday in the Park with George" have been canceled. If you've purchased tickets, the box office will be in touch with you.