Thank you for the work you do to prepare your students for their transition from high school to college. The following resources are designed to help you in working with prospective Western Michigan University students.
2014-15 WMU visit programs
- Campus tours: Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., and most Saturdays at 10 a.m.
- Junior spotlight programs: (Saturdays) Mar. 21 and Apr. 18
Students may apply online or complete the paper application for admission.
WMU freshman admission criteria includes GPA, ACT or SAT score, high school curriculum and trend in grades.
The WMU Admissions Newsletter contains valuable information for newly admitted freshman students and their families.
Admitted student checklist
This helpful checklist provides information on next steps for students admitted to WMU.
Application fee waiver
Students who are eligible for free or reduced lunch or those who are experiencing financial difficulty may qualify to have their $40 application fee waived. Counselors can request a fee waiver for a student by attaching a letter to the student’s paper application.
To prevent unnecessary delays, students are encouraged to read the application instructions before submitting their application for admission.
Learn more about how WMU stacks up to other Michigan universities when it comes to academic quality and value.
High school students may apply to dual enroll at WMU. Dual enrollment advising is available through the Lee Honors College.
High school students who attend an early/middle college are invited to apply and enroll at WMU.
Foster Youth Initiative
WMU offers unique scholarship and support opportunities for students who have aged out of the foster care system.
Your admissions connection
Find the WMU representative for your school and view our schedule of high school visits and college fairs.
If you'd like to be added to the mailing list for WMU communication, email email@example.com.