Ranking  1061   215
Country United States
City Kalamazoo
Bachelor (foreigners)20,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)20,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)10,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)10,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $613-1,209 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 80%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1903
Abbreviation WMU
Teachers 2,499
Students 29,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Affiliations
• American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
• Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU). Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
Rankings
World ranking1061
Country ranking215
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking1061
Cost of living in Kalamazoo
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 249 425
Food 190 339
Transportation 48 188
Communications and utilities 94 118
Clothing 16 58
Sports and leisure 15 82
Total6131,209
Accommodation in Kalamazoo USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre252
Shared room in city centre429
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre535
1 bedroom apartment in city centre840
Alternative title
French Université de western michigan
Location on map
Western Michigan University (WMU) - public higher education institution in United States. WMU began its activity in 1903. The main building of the university proudly stands in Kalamazoo inside an urban campus.

University ranking. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The certificate of prior academic performance along with exam results is required for submission by the admission committee. The chances of successful admission are very high as 80 percent of applicants get enrolled but that number may vary depending on the faculty. Western Michigan University chose to divide its academic year into semesters. Obtaining a bachelor’s at WMU is anything but cheap with tuition fees of 20,000 USD per year. WMU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 20,000 USD per year of study. Given the high tuition costs the students can participate in university scholarship competitions in order to cut down the costs. A wide range of online courses is available for the students of WMU. On the official website of the university (http://www.wmich.edu) you can read more about the programs and associated tuition fees.

The composition of the university. Western Michigan University is among the largest universities that educates more then 29 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. The education is provided by more than 2500 teachers and professors. The university offers its students and the academic staff to participate in the international exchange programs. WMU has the following social media pages Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of WMU. There is a library on the campus. The students can live on campus if the apply for a dormitory room. It is a part of the American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU), and also a member of Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU), Sport affiliations and memberships: National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).
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11Harvard UniversityBoston66,900 USD66,900 USD
22Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyBoston58,240 USD58,240 USD
33Stanford UniversitySanta Clara47,331 USD44,184 USD
54California Institute of TechnologyPasadena48,111 USD48,111 USD
75Princeton UniversityPrinceton41,820 USD43,720 USD