About Us

Bernhard Center in the evening

The Bernhard Center is the heart of campus life at Western Michigan University. The Bernhard Center houses the Student Organization Center, WMU Catering, Bronco Mall, Bookstore, Bronco Express and Office of Student Engagement, to name a few services. The facilities, including 22 meeting rooms of all sizes, help support cultural, social and educational activities and events.

Mission statement

The Bernhard Center serves the campus community and enhances the academic experience by providing student focused facilities, services, and programs that foster interactive learning and collaboration. Created and adopted by the Bernhard Center Advisory Board, spring 2013

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