Campus: Kalamazoo, Mich.
(as of Spring 2009) - 88% full-time, 12% part-time
(as of Spring 2009)
and Gold (official), Black and Gold (unofficial)
Creek, Grand Rapids, Lansing, Muskegon, Benton Harbor
and Traverse City
female, 49.9% male
Caucasian, 6.3% African American, 2.5% Hispanic American,
1.9% Asian American, 1.9% other, 0.7% Native American
in-state, 31% transfer students, 5% out-of-state,
residence halls: 1 single-sex, 12 co-ed. Residence
halls house approximately 5,000 students. Each hall
has a special thematic concept, such as community
service, health and wellness, honors, arts and athletics,
that's developed through programming and student involvement.
students applied; 11,055 were accepted (Acceptance
than 300 registered student organizations
(8% of student body) and sororities (8% of student
body). Some of the fraternities established on campus
include Alpha Phi Alpha, Alpha Tau Omega, Delta Chi,
Delta Sigma Phi, Delta Sigma Pi, Lambda Chi Alpha,
Omega Psi Phi, Phi Beta Sigma, Phi Chi Theta, Phi
Mu Alpha Sinfonia, Phi Sigma Kappa, Pi Kappa Phi,
Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Sigma Chi, Sigma Lambda Beta,
Sigma Phi Epsilon, Sigma Pi and Tau Kappa Epsilon.
Some of the sororities established on WMU's campus
are Alpha Omicron Pi, Alpha Chi Omega, Alpha Kappa
Alpha, Alpha Phi, Alpha Xi Delta, Chi Omega, Delta
Sigma Theta, Delta Zeta, Pi Beta Phi, Sigma Kappa,
Sigma Lambda Gamma and Zeta Phi Beta.
College, study abroad, student-planned major
undergraduate programs, 97 graduate programs. Most
popular majors: Most popular majors: 23% business;
21% education; 14% science and engineering; 7% health
and human services; 5% fine arts; 4.5% communication/journalism.
Degrees Available: Bachelor's, Master's, Post-Master's
Certificate, Specialist, Doctorate
Spring, Summer I, Summer II semesters
libraries, 2,043,852 bound volumes, 9,715 periodicals,
1,936,961 microforms, 25,711 audiovisuals. Hours:
Mon.-Thurs., 8 a.m.-11 p.m.; Fri., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.;
Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 2-11 p.m.
labs and 2,000 workstations
full-time: $7,220; per credit hour: $245.06
Out-of state, full-time: $17,712; per credit hour:
Required fees: $708
Room and board: $7,337
Books and supplies: $994
receive financial aid; Average need-based financial
aid package: $9,800; Forms needed: FAFSA; Types of
aid available: Loans, grants, work-study, scholarships.
Call 269-387-6000 or visit www.wmich.edu/finaid/
for more information
admission: Yes; Early decision: No; Average high
school GPA: 3.27
Average ACT score: 22 Application fee: $35.00
Documents required: ACT or SAT score (ACT Plus Writing
Test recommended), high school diploma or GED. Materials
recommended: General college-prep classes. Materials
needed for transfer students: College transcripts,
application, minimum 2.0 GPA.
is current as of Spring 2009 -- Sources: MichiganCollegeGuide.com,
to the Metro Detroit College Guide