Western Michigan University

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Institution Profile

Name: Western Michigan University

Address: 1903 West Michigan Avenue

City: Kalamazoo

State: MI, 49008-5200

Website:

Phone: (269) 387-1000

Size: 20,000 and above

Setting: City: Small

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Highest Offering: Doctor's degree


Costs and Fees At-a-Glance

  • Application Fee: $35
  • Graduate Application Fee: $40
  • Tuition: $23,262
  • Books & Supplies: $1,040
  • Room & Board: n/a

Submission Requirements Checklist

  • Admissions Tests: Required
  • Teacher Recommendations: Neither required nor recommended
  • School GPA: Required
  • Class Rank: Neither required nor recommended
  • Transcript: Required

Application Information

  • Application Deadline: n/a

  • Common Application: no
  • Universal Application: no

Student Body

In 2012, for all enrolled students the ratio of men to women:



In 2012, for all enrolled students the racial breakdown was:

Athletics

Conference: NCAA Division I-A

Total Male Participants: 213

Total Female Participants: 157

Admissions

In 2012, the applicant pool for this institution was comprised of:

Applicant Pool Applications Acceptances Rate
Men 6,460 5,283 81%
Women 7,525 6,371 84%
Total 13,985 11,654 83%

Test Type Score Type 25% 75% Population
SAT Math 0%
Writing
Critical Reading
ACT English 19 19 96%
Math 18 25
Writing
Composite 19 25

Tuition

The table below contains estimates costs for full-time beginning undergraduate students.

Location 2009 - 10 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 13
In District $8,382 $9,006 $9,606 $9,982
In State $8,382 $9,006 $9,606 $9,982
Out Of State $19,502 $20,894 $22,338 $23,262

Cost 2009 - 10 2010 - 11 2011 - 12 2012 - 13
Books $1,000 $1,020 $1,040 $1,040
Room & Board $7,784 $8,095 $8,249 $8,414

Enrollments

In 2012, the enrollment at this institution was comprised of:

Degree Type Part Time Full Time Total
Total 7,132 17,466 24,598
Graduate 3,957 1,163 5,120
Undergraduate 3,175 16,303 19,478

Financial Aid

Below is the average financial aid information for those who were entering postsecondary education for the first time in 2012.

Grant Num Students Pct Students Avg Amount Total
Federal Grant 1,183 38% $4,751 $5,620,859
State/Local Grant 278 9% $638 $177,277
Institution Grant 1,801 58% $3,705 $6,672,931
Loan Aid 2,232 71% $7,352 $16,409,207
Total Aid 2,370 76% $5,262 $12,471,067

To calculate how much attending this institution might cost you, you can visit the net price calculator on the insitution's website.

Financial aid is only available to those who qualify


Majors Offered

The listing below shows the most popular undergraduate majors offered based on how many graduates the program had.




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