• Students and staff participating in the Veterans Day Run. The sunrise causes the runners to appear as dark silhouettes, with only their breath being visible.

    Salute to service

    Continue your mission at WMU

  • WMU military alumni holding a WMU flag in front of a helicopter

    Military Scholarships

    WMU offers several military specific scholarships

Military Friendly Top Ten School Award and Veteran Friendly School Gold Award

Serving those who have served.

The Office of Military and Veterans Affairs provides guidance and mentorship for veterans, those still serving and their family members. We offer assistance in academic and benefit support; we also bring answers to questions regarding WMU, the VA and southwest Michigan.

While transitioning back into civilian and college life, let us help you with many of the challenges that you may face, including:

• Academic support

• Career services

• Counseling and disability services

• GI benefits and in-state tuition

• Student Veterans of America (SVA)

• Transition assistance

• VetSuccess on Campus



First cohort of Military Allies graduates
February 6

Merze Tate College's Office of Military and Veterans’ Affairs (OMVA) is proud to announce the graduation of its first cohort of Military Allies. Thirteen faculty or staff completed the online and in-person training.