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At Western Michigan University, we believe parents and families are valued partners in each student’s educational progress. Our services and programs are designed to help you support your student’s growth, personal development and overall success, beginning as a prospective student and continuing throughout the college years to graduation. Whether you live across town or halfway around the globe, we will engage you in the University experience while fostering your student’s independence.

We encourage you to sign up to receive the WMU Family Connection newsletter. Sign up by registering your email address so that we can stay connected to you. You will receive electronic newsletters that include important date reminders, transition tips, information about upcoming events and campus news.

If you need any assistance, please contact us at or (269) 387-4820. Feel free to stop by my office, located in Faunce Student Services Building, whenever you visit campus.

We look forward to meeting you!

Family Engagement Staff


July 2019 Question of the Month

What information would you like to see on the Family Engagement website?

Information about how to support my student's academic life
Information about how to support my student's personal/social life
Family fun events
Information about paying for college
Pictures and Videos of Campus 
Information about FERPA and parent access 1.9%
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers 25.9%
Other 1.9%
No Response 2.8%

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