Graduate Student Commons

The Graduate Student Commons at Waldo Library is available to graduate students enrolled at Western Michigan University.


  • Private, individual study areas for intensive work.
  • Four study rooms for collaboration and group work – available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Comfortable seating and flexible workspaces.
  • Advanced computer stations with data analysis and statistical software as well as the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of applications.
  • Color and black and white printing.
  • Color and black and white photocopying.


The Graduate Student Commons is located on the third floor of Waldo Library in Room 3028. You must be a graduate student enrolled at WMU to use the Commons. A valid Bronco Card is required to enter the space.