"We modestly believe that this institution has not only kept pace with the changing nature of education, but has also initiated and promoted certain advances that have been good for education in the state and nation as a whole."—Paul Sangren, Alumni Magazine, January 1939

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Paul Sangren

Every year the College of Education and Human Development awards over $350,000 in scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students at Western Michigan University. With the assistance of external contributions, we are able to provide our students with financial assistance and fund programs geared toward student success. The generosity of our donors makes it possible for the College of Education and Human Development to continue providing a supportive and resourceful environment for our scholars.

Consider making a monetary donation to the College of Education and Human Development and help our students continue to build our tradition of success.

Who to contact

Office of Development and Alumni Relations
(269) 387-8746

Your gift can be general or specific


Dean's Discretionary Fund—funding to be directed where it is needed the most.


Funding to be directed to an individual department, program or scholarship.