Activities and Recreation

Campus Activities Board

CAB logoThe Campus Activities Board is a student run organization responsible for finding and bringing quality entertainment to the students of Western Michigan University.

Graduate Student Association

The Graduate Student Association is an authorized student government representing graduate and professional students on campus. The GSA's mission is to improve and advance graduate education through partnership, advocacy, leadership and networking building to ensure success of all graduate students. 

Student Engagement

The Office of Student Engagement works to inspire excellence in student leadership development, and to engage students in programs outside the classroom. Staff members provide support and services to students, and to student organizations to enhance student learning and personal development.

Student organizations

There are nearly 400 registered student organizations at WMU representing a dynamic and diverse student body. WMU encourages all students to enrich their academic lives, become involved in campus activities, and join student organizations.

Visit the GoRSO web page to find a complete list of registered student organizations and a student activities events calendar.

Student Recreation Center

The Student Recreation Center offers quality facilities and fitness programs for students and staff. The University Recreation office promotes healthy lifestyle choices, team building, leadership skills and opportunities for positive social interaction. Options include:

  • Fitness programs
  • Intramural sports
  • Open recreation

Western Student Association

The Western Student Association is the student government of WMU representing the voice of nearly 25,000 students. There are many ways for students to get involved, express student concerns, and to represent the student body of WMU. The WSA desires to:

  • Provide fair representation of the Student Body.
  • Maintain an active voice in University affairs.
  • Effectively and efficiently represent and act in the collect interest of Western Michigan University students.