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sign marking Western Michigan University's main campus

August 3, 2021

MSU and U of M will require students and staff to be vaccinated when classes start. WMU has not followed suit.

An illustration showing WMU's electronic badge system.

June 25, 2021

An electronic badge system will keep track of who is, and is not, vaccinated on campus.

two college students walk past each other wearing face masks

June 22, 2021

WMU is offering cash incentives to students who have been vaccinated.

A large gold "W" on the brown roof of WMU's student recreation center

April 29, 2021

While many colleges and universities plan to require vaccines in the fall, WMU will not.

sign marking Western Michigan University's main campus

April 22, 2021

Two alumni accuse WMU’s all-white jazz program of racial discrimination.

a man talking directly to us while sitting in an office

March 25, 2021

The university expects a return to near normal by August, citing vaccination rates and COVID decline.

A clock tower on the campus of Western Michigan University

January 19, 2021

The university began classes online, but is moving many to in-person on Tuesday.

sign marking Western Michigan University's main campus

January 14, 2021

The university aims to limit spread of the virus to avoid an ongoing outbreak like happened in the fall.

sign marking Western Michigan University's main campus

December 23, 2020

The university will begin classes virtually on January 11, then move to in-person on January 19.

a group of WMU administrators in a Zoom meeting

November 19, 2020

After years of declining enrollment, WMU is launching plans to reshape how it teaches students.