Room and Board Rates

Apartments

2018-19 rates

Housing and dining rates are the per-person cost for room and board. The residence hall contract is for a full academic year unless the resident is transferring, studying abroad, withdrawing or graduating. Room only contracts are available in Britton, Hadley and Henry halls for the 2018-19 academic year.

Traditional halls
Double roomPer semesterYear
Gold or 20 meal plan $5,071.50
  $10,143.00
15 meal plan $4,947.00
  $9,894.00
10 meal plan $4,655.50
  $9,311.00
Guaranteed single   
Gold or 20 meal plan $6,355.50
$12,711.00
15 meal plan $6,231.00
$12,462.00
10 meal plan $5,939.50
  $11,879.00
Single    
Gold or 20 meal plan $6,582.50
$13,165.00
15 meal plan $6,458.00
$12,916.00
10 meal plan $6,166.50
$12,333.00
Room only    
(Available in Britton/Hadley and Henry halls only)
Double room $2,615.50
  $5,231.00
Guaranteed single $3,899.50
  $7,799.00
Single $4,126.50
$8,253.00
Rates updated: 4/18/18    
Western Heights*
Double room Per semesterYear
Gold or 20 meal plan $5,530.00 $11,060.00
15 meal plan $5,405.50 $10,811.00
10 meal plan $5,114.00 $10,228.00
*Residence hall meal plan is required.

Internet access

All rooms are connected to ResNet, the high-speed residential computing network at Western Michigan University. An Internet fee will be charged to each student's WMU account.

Parking

Parking permit: Parking Services

Full-time student: $300 per year
Full-time student: $180 per semester
Part-time student: $130 per semester

Paying Your Rent

Rent is billed by the semester to WMU student accounts. If applicable, financial aid may be applied to WMU student accounts toward housing charges. Consult with Financial Aid if you have questions. For payment plan information, please contact Accounts Receivable. Payments can be made with Bronco Express in the lower level of the Bernhard Center or online through your GoWMU account. Checks should be made payable to Western Michigan University.