WMU Archives Location and Parking

Street Address, Location

1650 Oakland Drive, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5307

GPS coordinates:  Latitude 42.276759    Longitude -85.606558

Driving Instructions

From I-94, exit at Oakland Drive (#75). Continue north on Oakland Drive for 3 miles. As you cross Howard Street it is the first drive to the left. Look for the sign 'Charles C. and Lynn L. Zhang Legacy Collections Center.' The WMU Archives and RHC are located in that building.

From US-131, exit at Stadium Drive (#36) going east. Continue on Stadium Drive to the Howard Street traffic light. Turn right at Howard. At the next light turn left on Oakland Drive. It is the first drive to the left. Look for the sign 'Charles C. and Lynn L. Zhang Legacy Collections Center'. The WMU Archives and RHC are located in that building.

Parking

  • WMU faculty, staff and students: Park in Lot 108 with any WMU permit. (Do not park in the special visitors parking spots.)

  • Community members and visitors: Lot 108 at the Legacy Collection Center has two free visitor parking spots (thanks to donors!).  The other spaces require a WMU permit or a day pass that may be purchased at the Archives desk for $5 per day.