Advising

Newly admitted students in the School of Public Affairs and Administration at Western Michigan University need to see an advisor before starting a program.

Undergraduate Non profit minor

Undergraduate students should contact Janice Maatman.

Master of Public Administration

Battle Creek appointments are handled through the Kendall Center at (269) 965-5380.

Lansing appointments are handled through the Lansing Community College University Center at (517) 483-9728.

Kalamazoo appointments are handled through the School of Public Affairs and Administration at (269) 387-8930.

Dr. Udaya Wagle:

  • Tuesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and 2 to 3:30 p.m. by appointment only
  • Wednesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. by appointment only
  • Walk-ins welcome on Thursdays from 2 to 3:30 p.m.

Dr. Daniela Schroeter:

  • Fridays from 9 to 12:30 p.m.

If you foresee the need for a leave of absence, to extend your time to complete the degree, or to discuss strategies for success, please see an advisor. Graduate coursework coupled with a full-time job can be difficult.

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral students should contact Dr. Matthew Mingus.