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The Oakland Drive Campus is the university's newest land acquisition.

Kalamazoo was chosen as the new school's location on August 28, 1903.

Other locations considered included Allegan, Muskegon, Grand Rapids, Decatur, Three Oaks, and Hastings.

The university's athletic teams compete in Division I of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and are known as the Western Michigan Broncos.

They compete in the Mid-American Conference for most sports.

Access to the East Campus site was an issue because of the steep grade elevating it above the city.

The Western State Normal Railroad was established in 1907 to carry students and staff up and down the hill via a funicular. West Campus is the primary and largest WMU campus in Kalamazoo, and is usually referred to as "Main Campus." Most of the university academic and administrative buildings are on West Campus, including the College of Arts and Sciences, Haworth College of Business, College of Education and Human Development, College of Fine Arts, the Lee Honors College and Waldo Library.

Additionally the College of Aviation has a fleet of Piper PA-44 Seminole, one Cirrus SR-22, one Piper PA-18 Super Cub, and one American Champion Decathlon used for flight training. The project's cost was around $7 million, 95% of the money coming from the government. Privately funded and created in partnership with Borgess Medical Center and Bronson Methodist Hospital, the school was seeded by a $100 million cash donation from Dr.

Homer Stryker's granddaughter, Ronda Stryker, and her husband William Johnston, a WMU trustee – the largest cash gift ever given to a college or university in Michigan.

It also announced plans to demolish several of the university's original historic buildings and utilize the hilltop as green space.

As of December 2013, both West Hall and the Speech and Hearing building that were on East Campus had been demolished.

Located within the Bernhard Center is the Bronco Mall, a one-stop-shop for students which includes a large 24-hour computer lab, a food court and dining area, a full service bank, and one of two school bookstores.