Western Michigan University, established in 1903, is a public research university located in Kalamazoo, the fifth largest city in Michigan. It has over 23,000 undergraduates and events like the Bronco Bash make them feel right at home. The campus is centralized and green in every way, with its yards and trees interspersed with class buildings and the university’s commitment to sustainability. Student involvement is encouraged with over 350 student groups, Greek life, study abroad and volunteer opportunities. It is home to fifteen Division I sports teams and has a thriving party scene. Kalamazoo, by itself, is a wonderful city to be a part of. The students have easy access to its downtown area through the city bus system, and can soak up in its culture and nightlife. Adventurers can enjoy local activities such as Climb Kalamazoo, skiing or enjoy a scenic bike ride. Celebrities such as Tim Allen and Bruce Campbell are notable WMU alumni. Western Michigan University offers a good college experience in a spectacular city.