The Stewart Clocktower with the Waldo Library on the left.
Western Michigan University is a public university in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The university has about 25,045 students. It was founded in 1903. The current president of the university is John Dunn.
The athletics teams of the university are called the Broncos. They have 15 varsity teams and they compete in the Mid-American Conference except in hockey where they compete in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association. In July 2013, the hockey team will leave to join the new National Collegiate Hockey Conference.