Students wearing caps and gowns at graduation.

WMU grads find success

New postgraduate success data for Western Michigan University graduates shows 91 percent of new WMU alumni are actively engaged in the next steps of their career paths.  2016-17 graduates are employed full or part time, in the military, or in graduate school. A full 77 percent of those graduates who are employed full time are working in Michigan.

"This report captures the fact the WMU graduates are well-prepared for future success and are in great demand by employers within the State and across the world," says WMU President Edward Montgomery.