Access a self-paced online resource designed to help new graduate students succeed during their time at WMU

Whether you're new to the area or have been here a while, we've curated a list of things to do that will help you make the most out of your time at WMU from exploring local restaurants and breweries to attending cultural events and outdoor adventures.

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Dissertation Bootcamp 
Dissertation Bootcamp is an online resource for graduate students beginning to plan and conceptualize their thesis or dissertation or actively working on their thesis or dissertation after reaching candidacy. You are welcome to browse through the various sections for resources and information. This is not intended to replace in-person programs but serves to enhance your dissertation writing. Sign-up to participate here.

Graduate College Marketing Grants
The application for graduate programs to be considered for a marketing grant is open. The application will close on March 28. If you have any questions, please email Steve Way at 

On Your Feet! The Story of Emilio and Gloria Estefan

Date: Feb. 29
Time: 7:30pm
Location: Miller Auditorium


ON YOUR FEET! is the inspiring true story about heart, heritage, and two people who believed in their talent—and each other—to become an international sensation: Emilio and Gloria Estefan.