Campus Programs

Western Michigan University (WMU) has a large variety of campus programs to engage students. These events are great ways to find out what is happening on campus and also feel connected with other students, campus life, and Kalamazoo as a whole. Attending these events truly enhances your college experience. Look below for some of our annual events!


Bronco Bash

Bronco Bash is WMU's annual welcome-back festival that helps students transition into campus life each Fall. Annually, an estimated 17,000 students and community members attend. In addition, over 450 booths participate as well. Booths include registered student organizations (RSOs), campus departments, local businesses, and community organizations. Bronco Bash is a celebration of the community ties between WMU and Kalamazoo. Not only is Bronco Bash the largest annual, on-campus event but arguably the most influential.

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Campus Activities Board

The Campus Activities Board (CAB) is one of the largest student organizations on campus. CAB works to bring entertainment to campus and they typically host weekly events during the semester. These events have consisted of large concerts, comedians, movies, magicians, and more. You can join CAB and help bring these events to campus or support them by simply attending their events.

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Homecoming (HC) is an annual celebration of school spirit and Bronco Pride. This Fall (2023) the HC football game will be on October 14th. Leading up to the game, there will be a week's worth of festivities and programming. Additionally, upperclassmen are able to apply to be on the Homecoming Court, in which students will represent WMU on the field at halftime. Chosen by the student body, the winners of Homecoming Royalty will receive a $500 scholarship and a class ring sponsored by Jostens and WMU Alumni. For more information and the event lineup, please visit our website below. 

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