University of West Michigan


Western Michigan University is the only place that proactively addressed the emerging demographic reality.


  • Stability, security and a road map for the future.


  • WMU approaches GVSU and Ferris and proposes that we have a 10 year merger program in which we become a single university (the University of West Michigan) with three branch campuses in Kalamazoo, GR, and Big Rapids with one president and three chancellors—much like U of M AA, Dearborn, and Flint.