Academic standing REQUIREMENTS
Current WMU Student
- Minimum 2.5 Cumulative WMU GPA
From a community college: Minimum 3.0 transfer GPA
From a 4-year college or university: Minimum 2.5 transfer GPA
- Minimum 3.0 high school GPA, and
- Minimum ACT 21 or SAT 1070
- Math Requirement: Minimum ACT Math Score 19, or Minimum SAT Math Score 520, or Math Placement of MATH 1110 or higher
faa Medical certificate REQUIREMENT - (click here for more info)
Students must possess a valid FAA First or Second Class medical certificate at time of application
- A copy of your valid FAA First or Second Class medical must be uploaded with this application or your application will not be accepted.
Third Class medicals are not acceptable for flight training at WMU.
Medical certificate may be currently Third Class privileges as long as it was originally issued as a First or Second Class.
- WMU highly recommends all students obtain a First Class FAA medical certificate if you have never held one before to ensure you meet the standards.
FAA Pilot Certificates held prior to wmu
Private Pilot Certificate (or higher) Held
- You must upload a copy of your pilot certificate with your application for your application to be accepted.
- Initial flight training will be into our Transition Flight Course to place you properly into our curriculum.
Currently Working on Private Pilot Certificate
- You must provide WMU with copy of your Private Pilot Certificate by application deadline to be considered for the Transition Course. Acceptance into the Transition Course after the application deadline is on space available basis.
- You may request to complete your Private Pilot Certificate at WMU by taking our Private Pilot courses.
Student Pilot Certificate Held (No Private)
- If you have a FAA Student Pilot Certificate you will be required to upload a copy of it during the application process.
- If you do not have a FAA Student Pilot Certificate we will assist you in obtaining one from the FAA after your application is accepted.
2018 FALL FLIGHT APPLICATION Not Available - Application opens ~April 13th, 2018, Deadline: July 2nd, 2018
2019 SPRING FLIGHT APPLICATION Not Available - Application opens ~September 10th, 2018, Deadline: October 15th, 2018
2018 SUMMER I FLIGHT APPLICATION Application Deadline: February 20th, 2018, late applications may be submitted for waitlist consideration
2018 SUMMER II/SUMMER ADVANTAGE FLIGHT APPLICATION Not Available - Application opens ~March 14th, 2018, Deadline: April 16th, 2018