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    Interior design students showcase their work in the studio.

  • Awardees posing for photo

    Students receiving awards at the 2017 Awards and Recognition Ceremony.

  • Students being led through the Valley Dining Center

    Students from Foodservice Operations and Sustainability tour WMU's Valley Dining Center.

Mission statement

The Department of Family and Consumer Sciences provides integrative educational programs and conducts research focused on reciprocal relationships; relationships among individuals, families, and their near environments with the goal of improving the quality of life within a dynamic global community.

Academic programs

Bachelor's degrees


Master's Degrees

Doctoral Degrees



Dietetics student receives Research and Creative Activities Scholarship - Nov. 15

Two incoming CEHD students are winners of the Medallion Scholarship - July 27

Denise Dunn recognized by the Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness - June 12

Newman Civic Fellow from WMU receives additional honor - June 8

WMU interior design students place at MSU Design Charrette - April 4

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