• We like to hear all the great things our alumni are doing. 
  • Email us at elrt-hesa@wmich.edu so we can add you to the HESA Alumni Facebook group 
  • Follow us on Instagram @wmuhesa 


HESA students do amazing things! If you would like to support HESA student scholarships, programs and community development, we would love to hear from you. There are three funds that directly support HESA Students. Visithttps://secure.wmualumni.org/s/give

  • Select amount and frequency
  • Click “search all available funds”
  • In the “search for an area to support” box, enter name of fund or the specific code, for example: HESA, SGRI, or EGEH 

Specific  HESA funds

 Paul and Phyllis Griffeth Student Affairs Scholarship (code SGRI): This scholarship supports programs and community development. View past recipients

Higher Education and Student Affairs Leadership Development Scholarship (code HESA): This scholarship supports HESA student programming, including events and leadership activities. 

Global Engagement in Higher Education Endowment (code EGEH): This endowment supports activities that will enhance global awareness and participation. 

To give to the Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology and its wide range of scholarships, click here

HESA Master's Student Association Celebrates Giving Day

HESA Alumni Newsletters

Spring 2019 HESA newsletter

Spring 2018 HESA newsletter

NEWS about HESA students, alumni & Faculty

HESA Student Laughing

Check out these stories about current students, HESA alumni and educational leadership, research and technology (ELRT) faculty. 

HESA students featured on new student affairs podcast - Oct. 2023

New affiliation creates opportunity for international experiences in student affairs education - Sept. 2023

HESA student featured for career in student affairs - Aug. 2023

Alumna returns to WMU as new leader for DEI planning, programs and initiatives - Aug. 2023

Two ELRT faculty selected for the Forum on Education Abroad's Global Learning Launchpad inaugural cohort - Jan. 2023

HESA faculty present at European University College Association - Nov. 2022

HESA students publish in Palgrave Handbook of Educational Thinkers - Oct. 2022

HESA graduate students dot the globe this summer - July 2022

Two Educational Leadership alumna present at Global Summit on Student Affairs and Services - June 30 2022

Four faculty receive Fulbright Scholar awards, including one Distinguished Scholar award - June 7

Garcia looks to deepen Western's connection with community in new leadership role - May 31

ELRT professor receives prestigious Fulbright U.S. Scholar Award for 2022-2023 academic year - May 11