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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

1903 West Michigan Avenue Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5200
Phone: (269) 387-1000
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Western Michigan University
  • Located in Kalamazoo, MI
  • Public
  • 25,045 students enrolled
  • 83% admitted
  • $9,464 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • paige
  • Jun-02-2016 I am a current student here

    teachers are tools! make sure your teachers know who you are in can come in handy during final grades or for a future references.

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  • morgan from canton, mi
  • May-30-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    - definitely visit the areas around kalamazoo and portage - the dorms looked a tad on the old side (except for the new ones, and that's not a huge deal to me), it might be for you.

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  • Juan from Bangor, MI
  • Dec-21-2015 I am a current student here

    Some tips are to be yourself and try to make as many friends as possible. It's always great to have lots of connections because you'll never know when you need them! Get to know your instructors. Visit them during office hours to get a little extra help when you don't understand something. Get involved in school! Join clubs, organizations, frats, etc. You only have one college career, make it worth it!

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  • Gwen from Jackson, MI
  • Dec-02-2015 I am a current student here

    Get involved with clubs asap. Try out plenty of clubs so you can find out what you like, also it looks great on scholarship apps.

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