Grand Rapids Location

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Army ROTC is offered to students attending colleges and universities in the Grand Rapids area at Western Michigan University's Grand Rapids-Beltline regional location.

Students who attend full time at a school other than WMU must be accepted to WMU as a guest student. The following schools are affiliated with the Bronco Battalion:

    • Albion College (attend at Main Campus)
    • Aquinas College
    • Calvin College
    • Cornerstone University
    • Davenport University
    • Grace Christian University
    • Grand Valley State University
    • Hope College
    • Olivet College (attend at Main Campus)

If you have 26 or more college credits or using the GI Bill, you will use the guest student application and submit it through the registrar's office at the school you are currently attending.

WMU guest student application

If you are a high school student or have fewer than 26 college credits, you must apply to WMU as if you were going to attend full time. When filling out your application, you should mark the block that says "Non-degree status" and enter ROTC as the intended major.

Non-degree student application

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Scholarship and Enrollment Officer
Phone: (800) WMU-ROTC (968-7682)

WMU-Grand Rapids Beltline
2333 E Beltline Ave SE
Grand Rapids MI 49546-5936 USA

Mailing address
Department of Military Science and Leadership
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5249 USA