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Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University

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Western Michigan University is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Great Lakes region in a small city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a high level of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Western Michigan University include: Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other with 257 Bachelors awards; Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other with 178 Bachelors awards; Psychology, General with 178 Bachelors awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 165 Bachelors awards; Marketing, Other with 155 Bachelors awards;. Western Michigan University is located at 1903 West Michigan Avenue in Kalamazoo, MI 49008.

Western Michigan University Facts


Western Michigan University is located at 1903 West Michigan Avenue in Kalamazoo, MI 49008

Total Applicants: 13,985
Percent Admitted: 83%
Dorm Capacity: 6,205
Graduation Rate: 56%
Retention Rate: 74%
Transfer out Rate: 30%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 84%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 14%

Western Michigan University telephone number: (269) 387-1000

Western Michigan University is also known as WMU

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice


Western Michigan University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $9,982
Total Cost In State: $22,696
Total Cost Out of State: $35,976


Admissions stats for Western Michigan University

Your chances are around 83% based on admission statistics for Western Michigan University.

Student Demographics at Western Michigan University
Western Michigan University Demographics
Totals: 5,371
     Males: 2,527 (47% of total)
     Females: 2,844 (53% of total)
Asians: 87
     Asian Males: 43 (1% of total)
     Asian Females: 44 (1% of total)
Blacks: 358
     Black Males: 151 (3% of total)
     Black Females: 207 (4% of total)
Hispanics: 177
     Hispanic Males: 83 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 94 (2% of total)
Native Americans: 19
     Native American Males: 8 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 11 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 6
     Hawaiian Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 3 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 120
     Mixed Race Males: 46 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 74 (1% of total)
Whites: 4,162
     White Males: 1,919 (36% of total)
     White Females: 2,243 (42% of total)
Foreign Students: 330
     Foreign Males: 218 (4% of total)
     Foreign Females: 112 (2% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Western Michigan University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
(257 Bachelors degrees)
Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
(178 Bachelors degrees)
Psychology, General
(178 Bachelors degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(165 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing, Other
(155 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(141 Bachelors degrees)
Accounting
(127 Bachelors degrees)
Finance, General
(117 Bachelors degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(108 Bachelors degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(105 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(101 Masters degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(93 Bachelors degrees)
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
(92 Bachelors degrees)
Biomedical Sciences, General
(90 Bachelors degrees)
Occupational Therapy/Therapist
(86 Masters degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(84 Masters degrees)
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
(78 Bachelors degrees)
Educational Leadership and Administration, General
(76 Masters degrees)
Social Work
(73 Bachelors degrees)
Organizational Communication, General
(65 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(62 Bachelors degrees)
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Advertising
(56 Bachelors degrees)
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew
(55 Bachelors degrees)
Public Administration
(54 Masters degrees)
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
(54 Masters degrees)
Creative Writing
(53 Bachelors degrees)
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
(51 Bachelors degrees)
Western Michigan University Weather
Western Michigan University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 48.40 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 38.20 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 80.02 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 69.30 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 69.68 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 74.70 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 20.15 (mph)
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 Safe Surroundings
 Liberal Campus
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 Creative/Artsy Guys
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