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    Study ESL Online

    The WMU Center for English Language and Culture for International Students (CELCIS) offers in-person or online ESL courses 45 weeks of the calendar year in two semesters (Fall, Spring) and two sessions (Summer I, Summer II).

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    Virtual Tour

    The virtual tour explores many of Western Michigan University's academic and extracurricular opportunities and showcases our learning, living and social spaces.

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    Scholarships and Assistantships

    Many opportunities exist for funding research and learning at WMU.

In-Person and Virtual Services

Consider taking a virtual tour of Western Michigan University!

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    The exploration of Mars is a major interest for the space community. However, current technology, such as the surface rover, is slow and isolated to certain areas of Mars. And satellites orbiting the planet cannot get the same image quality as equipment on the surface.

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    The award is presented annually by the National Air Transportation Association to individuals and organizations that demonstrate superior service to the aviation business community, particularly through their leadership skills and advancement of a safety-first culture.


WMU offers training, resources and updates to help students defend against phishing attempts

September 11

Phishing is an online scam involving emails with a clickable link that appears to be from a trusted source. By clicking a phishing link, you may compromise your data and your computer hardware. WMU offers training, resources and information on current phishing attempts to help students defend their data and computers.