One Stop offers multiple student services in central location

contact: Cara Barnes
| WMU News
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A staff member assists a student.

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—As thousands of students head back to campus, Western Michigan University will once again offer a one-stop service center to those wishing to take care of last-minute business associated with the start of a new semester.

WMU's temporary One Stop Convenience Center will be assembled in the West Ballroom on the second floor of the Bernhard Center for two weeks, Monday, Aug. 25, through Friday, Sept. 5, offering students and their families an assortment of campus services in one centralized location. The center will close over Labor Day weekend, Saturday, Aug. 30 through Monday, Sept 1.

One Stop fall 2014 hours

  • Monday, Aug. 25: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Aug. 26:  9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Aug. 27: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Thursday, Aug. 28: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Friday, Aug. 29: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 2: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 3: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Thursday, Sept. 4: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Friday, Sept. 5: 9 a.m. to noon.

Those visiting One Stop will be able to purchase parking permits and get information on financial aid, student accounts, immunizations and health care services.

Representatives from several areas will be on hand:

  • Accounts Receivable.
  • Admissions.
  • Financial aid and scholarships.
  • Information technology—accounts, computers and desktop configurations.
  • Parent and Family Programs.
  • Parking Services.
  • Registrar's Office.
  • A resource corner, offering information on academic colleges, Parent and Family Programs, Career and Student Employment Services and Sindecuse Health Center.

Year-round services offered at Bernhard Center

Main level: Students can get new or replacement Bronco ID Cards in Room 109, and add or update meal plans in Room 161. TotalTech and Buster's, also located on the main floor, sell electronics, computers, and WMU clothing and gear.

Lower level: Bronco Express, located on the lower level in Room G-09 will assist students with financial aid questions and making payments to their accounts. Also located on the lower level are: Textbook Alley, the on-campus source for new and used textbooks, study guides and other course-related materials as well as bestsellers and books by local authors; food vendors and a PNC Bank branch.

Academic advisors are located in their respective buildings. Find information on academic advising office locations online.

For more information about the One Stop Convenience Center, visit