There have been a few book length histories written about Western Michigan University, as well as shorter pieces about different parts of the university. We will try to gather some of those on this page.


Books from 2014


Ascending Higher: The Story of Aviation at Western, Tom Thinnes Sr., Steve Jones, Gil Sinclair, and Raymond Thompson

Submissions from 2003


1903-2003 Centennial History: Arts & Sciences, Western Michigan University

Submissions from 1990


Speech Pathology and Audiology at Western: A Brief History, Charles Van Riper and Frank B. Robinson