Michigan's Most Picturesque College Campuses: 5 Must-See Locations for Nature and Architecture Lovers

Michigan's Most Picturesque College Campuses: 5 Must-See Locations for Nature and Architecture Lovers

Michigan is home to many beautiful college campuses, and some of the most picturesque can be found at Michigan State University, Calvin College, Grand Valley State University, Northern Michigan University, and Western Michigan University. If you're looking for a campus with stunning architecture, breathtaking natural scenery, or both, these schools are sure to impress.

1. Michigan State University - East Lansing, Michigan Michigan State University's campus is known for its beautiful architecture, including the iconic Beaumont Tower and the stunningly ornate Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum. The campus is also home to a beautiful botanical garden, which is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

2. Calvin College - Grand Rapids, Michigan Calvin College's campus is situated on 400 acres of wooded land and features many beautiful natural areas, including a nature preserve and a wetland. The campus also includes stunning buildings like the Covenant Fine Arts Center and the Prince Conference Center.


3. Grand Valley State University - Allendale, Michigan Grand Valley State University's campus is located near the Grand River and features many beautiful green spaces and natural areas. The campus also includes impressive buildings like the Mary Idema Pew Library and the Cook-DeWitt Center.


4. Northern Michigan University - Marquette, Michigan Northern Michigan University's campus is situated on the shores of Lake Superior and offers stunning views of the lake and surrounding natural areas. The campus includes beautiful buildings like the Jamrich Hall and the Thomas Fine Arts Building.


5. Western Michigan University - Kalamazoo, Michigan Western Michigan University's campus features many beautiful buildings, including the stunning Lee Honors College and the Waldo Library, which boasts a beautiful stained-glass ceiling. The campus also includes beautiful natural areas like the Goldsworth Valley Pond and the Kleinstuck Preserve.


If you're looking to visit some of Michigan's most beautiful college campuses, be sure to add them to your list. Each campus offers its unique charm and beauty, and they're all worth exploring! If you are in need of some gear for your travels check out our collections for each school linked below!

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Michigan State University 

Calvin College

Grand Valley State University

Northern Michigan University

Western Michigan University 

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