Fast Facts

 Points of pride 

  • The only college of fine arts in the State of Michigan.
  • One of only eight colleges of fine arts in the nation that has all of its programs professionally accredited.
  • Students entering the College of Fine Arts have the highest ACT scores and the highest high school GPAs among all WMU colleges.


  • Dean: Daniel G. Guyette
  • Associate Dean: Dr. Scott Irelan
  • Director, Frostic School of Art: Tricia Hennessy
  • Chair, Department of Dance: Megan Slayter
  • Director, School of Music: Brad Wong
  • Chair, Department of Theatre: Joan Herrington


  • Enrollment in Fall 2016
    • Undergraduate: 1047
    • Graduate: 108
    • Total: 1155