Western Michigan University Summary

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Basic Statistics

Location
Kalamazoo, MI
Website
www.wmich.edu
Full-Time Undergrads
16,303
Part-Time Undergrads
3,175
Setting
Small city
In-State Tuition
$9,982
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,262
Room & Board
$8,414
Acceptance Rate
83 %
Admission Difficulty
Easy
Average SAT Scores
Not Reported
Average ACT Scores
19–25

Best ThingsMore . . .

  • Greek life
  • 24/7 computer lab
  • Free campus shuttle
  • Lots of school spirit

Worst ThingsMore . . .

  • Parking
  • Distance from dorms to classes
  • Potholes
  • The fees

Frequently ComparedCompare . . .

Overall ExperienceWhat's This?

Overall, Western Michigan University has a lot to offer, just like the Kalamazoo area has great things to discover. Western Michigan has a variety of academic programs designed to perfectly fit any student in any major. It's a place where you can be yourself—a place where you can easily balance academia and a social life. A university filled with friendly and diverse people, if you're looking for an unforgettable experience and memories to last a lifetime, then Western is the place to be.

The large university atmosphere can be intimidating, but generally classes don't go beyond 50 students. Also, the "big school" atmosphere is conducive for a lot of school spirit when it comes to athletics. You will always be able to spot students in Western gear as they travel from class to class around campus.

Western Michigan Student Reviews

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4 College Sophomore

Scholarships: The process was good but I just hate using the money I'm offered knowing I'm gonna have to pay it back

3 College Sophomore

Greek Life: I'm not in a frat only because I don't wanna pay To have friends and I don't wanna deal with the hazzing

3 College Sophomore

Off-Campus Housing: Living off campus is good but the bus systems kinda blow when you're in a hurry

4 College Sophomore

Guys & Girls: The typical girl is wearing yoga pants or short shorts so you get the idea

3 College Sophomore

Campus Dining: The dinning is not very good and the hours suck I can never make it to dinner but that is also part of my schedual

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