Locations and map

The WMU Paper Pilot Plant is located off of US-131, north of I-94, on the campus of Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo. Directions, maps, and GPS locations are below.

WMU Parkview Campus
4651 Campus Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5441


    1. On US-131 (north of I-94), take exit #36A, Stadium Drive.
      • From US-131 South, turn right onto Stadium Drive.
      • From US-131 North, exit #36A merges onto Stadium Drive.
    2. Turn right at the first traffic light onto Drake Road.
    3. At the next traffic light, go straight through and enter WMU's Parkview Campus.
    4. Turn right onto Engineering Drive West, the fourth driveway.
    5. Just past the square gray building on your left, turn left, drive to the end, park along the back edge of the larger gray building (no brick), and park.
    6. Ring the green doorbell located to the left of the dock door. Pilot plant personnel will give you a parking pass to hang on your car's rearview mirror.

From Kalamazoo International Airport

    1. Leave the airport by turning right onto Portage Road.
    2. At the light just beyond the highway I-94 overpass, turn right and merge onto westbound I-94.
    3. At Exit #74, turn north onto US-131. At the next Exit, #36A, turn east onto Stadium Drive.
    4. Continue to your destination by following the plant-specific directions above.