Student life is an important and dynamic component of an active university experience. Western Michigan University offers many student organizations, clubs and recreational activities to help students engage in campus life, and to become active members of the WMU community. Each student is encouraged to grow both academically and personally, and to become participating university members. Visit the Student Affairs web page to learn more about the full range of personal enrichment opportunities.
All WMU students, faculty and staff are urged to take the new student center dining experience survey online from April 11-20. Your feedback will help the planning team make decisions about the Dining Services experience and retail food vendor preferences at the new student center slated to open in 2021. To take the survey, visit wmich.edu/students/survey. After you have completed the survey, enter your name and email to be automatically entered into a random drawing for prizes:
New postgraduate success data for Western Michigan University graduates shows 91 percent of new WMU alumni are actively engaged in the next steps of their career paths. 2016-17 graduates are employed full or part time, in the military, or in graduate school. A full 77 percent of those graduates who are employed full time are working in Michigan.
"This report captures the fact the WMU graduates are well-prepared for future success and are in great demand by employers within the State and across the world," says WMU President Edward Montgomery.