About WMU
   
-Western is consistently ranked as one of the top 100 public universities in the United States.
-Of the nation’s 1,700 public colleges and universities, WMU is one of only 100 to be granted its own chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s most prestigious academic honor society.
-WMU offers 140 undergraduate programs, second most of any university in Michigan.
-WMU students can choose from more than 70 study abroad programs in 30 countries on all continents.
-Completed in 2006, WMU’s $28.5 million chemistry building. The 83,000-square-foot facility is complete with high-tech lecture halls and safe, energy-efficient and interactive laboratories.
-WMU’s graduate program in engineering management was named the best in the nation by the American Society for Engineering Management, while the University’s undergraduate program was ranked among the top three.

Here is a student talking about why he chose Western Michigan University