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Graduate College Mission

The Graduate College, as the institution's primary advocate for graduate study, strives to nurture and preserve academic excellence by taking the lead in shaping graduate policy, assisting faculty in guiding and mentoring graduate students, and integrating services that support students in becoming accomplished and ethical scholars, researchers, and practitioners in their disciplines of study.

a photo of two male students standing in front of the state capital in Lansing Michigan. The student on the left has blonde hair and is wearing a brown and tan horizontal striped shirt.  The student on the right is wearing blue jeans and a gold shirt.  The canoe is brown and has gold lettering that spells out Western Michigan University

Goals of The Graduate College:

Objectives of The Graduate College: