coronavirus information

We truly appreciate your patience as we navigate the current public health situation. Our office remains open, and we are here to answer your questions and offer support as needed. We encourage you to reference the website for the most up to date information.



family engagement at western Michigan university

At Western Michigan University, we believe parents and families are valued partners in each student’s educational progress. Our services and programs are designed to help you support your student’s growth, personal development and overall success, beginning as a prospective student and continuing throughout the college years to graduation. Whether you live across town or halfway around the globe, we will engage you in the University experience while fostering your student’s independence.

If you need any assistance, please contact us at or (269) 387-4820. Feel free to stop by our office, located in Faunce Student Services Building, whenever you visit campus.

We look forward to meeting you!
Family Engagement Staff


new YOUTUBE channel

Video of On Campus Living

We have added all of our Facebook live segments to YouTube and our website! To view more, click on the button below or look under the "Helpful Information" tab. 

Youtube channel





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