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Western Michigan University

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

WMU Address

1903 West Michigan Avenue
KALAMAZOO, MI 49008--5167
General info:(269) 387-3530
Financial aid office:(269) 387-6000
Admissions office:(269) 387-2000University Homepage

Tuition + WMU Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $40
Grad Application Fee:$50

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Tuition Alternatives:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:6,045
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 21,374
# of Grad students: 6,755
# of Part time: 32
Total Students: 28,129




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

68% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $2,123

9% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $728

60% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $3,805

71% receive student loans and the average amount is $7,812Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

81% men vs 84% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:6,696
Women Applicants:7,925
Men Admitted:5,456
Women Admitted:6,657

Student Services

Library On Campus
Remedial Services
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


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