Events and Calendar


For information on any Western Michigan University College of Engineering and Applied Sciences events, contact the Office of the Dean at (269) 276-3253 or send us an email.



  • First Day of Classes: Monday, January 9
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Convocation and Activities: Monday, January 16 (No classes/No labs)
  • Custer Speaker Series: Dr. Yuzi Liu, Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory, Monday, January 20, 10:30 a.m., Parkview Room, Floyd Hall (Info)
  • Spring All-Hands Meeting: Friday, January 27, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., D-109 Floyd Hall


  • Spring Engineering Expo @ Parkview (formerly STEM Job Fair ): February 8, Bernhard Center


  • Spirit Day: Friday, March 3 (No classes/No labs)
  • Midterm Grades Due: Monday, March 6
  • Spring Break: Monday through Friday, March 6 - 10 (No classes/ No labs)


  • Spring Senior Design Presentations: Tuesday, April 18 (no classes during presentations)
  • Spring Final Exam Week: Monday through Friday, April 24 -28
  • Spring Commencement: Saturday, April 29


  • Spring Final Grades Due: Tuesday (noon), May 2