WMU's military population

One of the largest on-campus military student populations in Michigan

Western Michigan University is proud to be known as a military-friendly university. Here is a snapshot of WMU's Fall 2019 military student population:

  • There are 824 military students enrolled at WMU. This number includes active duty, veteran and dependent students. 
  • 295 students are female and 528 are male.
  • There are 663 undergraduate students and 161 graduate students.
  • There is at least one military student in 176 academic programs at WMU.
  • The average military student GPA is 3.08.
  • There were 159 military students on the dean's list last spring.
  • 60 military students will graduate this fall. This number includes both undergraduates and graduates.