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Academic Rigor
4.0824
Dorm Life
3.7832
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Bang for the buck
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Clubs and Activities
4.6429
Greek Life
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Most Helpful Review for Western Michigan University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Tim from Kalamazoo, MI
  • 14 out of 15 people found this review helpful

The academics offered here at WMU are great. The school is not too big that it is hard to get individual help, but its big enough to teach you how to learn on your own and use the facilities the school provides as help. The student writing center and math tutoring sessions are each great tools to help you learn in your big lecture halls.

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  • Dakota from Detroit, MI
  • Jun-22-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Very diverse community of people from many different backgrounds with many different interests. A very social and fast-paced environment. Super welcoming students and staff.

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  • Rebecca from Bolingbrook, IL
  • Mar-07-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    The overall campus and dorms were nice . I enjoyed talking to the Health and Human Services counselors. I felt like WMU had the best nursing program for me!

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  • D from Kalamazoo, MI
  • Feb-21-2015 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I live right near WMU so i am very familiar with the campus. I plan to attend Lee Honors College next year and I am so excited!

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  • Ashley
  • Jan-13-2015 I am a current student here

    Campus has a very diverse culture. Lots of opportunities and ways to get involved. Lots of friendly people.

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  • Jill from Portage, MI
  • Jan-13-2015 I am a current student here

    WMU is professional and up-and-coming. It has a good grasp on most programs and departments. The professors are kind and really care about their students.

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  • Sidney from Flint, MI
  • Nov-27-2014 I am a current student here

    Western has a very, live and social atmosphere. It offers many interesting majors. The faculty are really involved in making Western a great learning environment.

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  • Jane from Chicago, IL
  • Nov-05-2014 I am a current student here

    Western is an overall great school because of it's medium size. There are small classes with about 20 people and there are large lecture halls with 200 other students. There is something for everyone!

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  • Bridget from Troy, MI
  • Oct-30-2014 I am a current student here

    Western Michigan has a little bit of everything, so no matter where you are you will always feel at home. There are over 200 student organizations from students to choose from, the professors are some of the nicest you'll meet, and the campus is gorgeous and full of life. Western has plenty to offer so hopefully you will bleed brown and gold.

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  • Laura from Mason, MI
  • Aug-17-2014 I am a current student here

    Western is amazing at making a student feel important. Western cares about making sure each individual student is getting the resources they need. Even with 25,000 students you get that individual attention that helps you be successful.

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  • Diego from Grand Rapids, MI
  • Jun-27-2014 I am a current student here

    WMU is a great school I love it here the atmosphere, the education, and the social life. WMU has many great programs to choose from while attending here. Coming to WMU was one of the best decisions I have made in my life.

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