Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, MI, USA
3.78 Average Rating
Western Michigan University is a public institution established in 1903 in Kalamazoo, MI. It is a research university with “High Research Activity” according to the Carnegie Foundation. It is home to the oldest honors college in the nation, Lee Honors College, and the school also owns its an aviation campus at W.K. Kellogg Airport. A majority of students major in business, followed by nursing and biomedical sciences.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 23
Average SAT Composite: 1080

What Students Are Saying

3.78 Average Rating
WMU has a very nice campus where everything is fairly close to each other, unlike big 10 universities with enormous campuses. The professors are very helpful and personable due to the small classes and the opportunity to get acquainted with one another. I would rate WMU a perfect ten out of ten.
Alexander from Shelby Township, MI
Western Michigan University has a lot to offer, from the location, people, and activities. Located in Kalamazoo, Western students can get from place to place with ease. There are all types of people that attend Western so you are bound to find a group where you fit in and activities you can participate in.
Kelsey from Laingsburg, MI

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