16-17: Leadership

Western Washington University placed 29th nationally and claimed the top spot in Washington state on the 2017 Cool Schools sustainability rankings done annually by the Sierra Club.

The Cool Schools list, which is available at http://www.sierraclub.org/sierra/cool-schools-2017/cool-…

NWCCU Accreditation: The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) re-affirmed university accreditation after a comprehensive evaluation process that started in early 2016 with preparation of a self-study report and culminated with a NWCCU on-site visit in spring 2017.

Dear Western Community,

I was horrified and deeply saddened by the tragic events in Charlottesville this past weekend. Acts of racism, Nazism, white nationalism and similar ilk have no place in society.

The vile hatred on display this weekend from white nationalists is revolting…

Donna Gibbs has been selected as vice president for University Relations and Marketing at Western Washington University, WWU President Sabah Randhawa announced today.

Gibbs, currently vice president for Marketing and Communications at Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, was selected…

Western Washington University Professor of Chemistry David Patrick has been appointed director of Western’s Scientific Technical Services (STS) program. 

STS provides technical support and expertise to faculty, staff, and students for teaching and research involving…

BELLINGHAM – The Western Washington University Board of Trustees on Thursday approved Western’s 2017-18 annual operating budget, which includes a 2.2 percent tuition increase for resident undergraduate students during the upcoming academic year.

The state Legislature, as part…

Bellingham makes the Top 20 college towns in the country!

The student ID card has new bus pass functionality.  Students will no longer need to visit the Western Card Office to encode a bus pass on their ID card.

The bus pass now becomes Active automatically when the Transportation Fee is placed on the student account.

Students with…

A new study finds Western Washington University students do pretty well after they graduate.

Money magazine ranked universities based on their value for the money people spend to get a diploma.

Colleagues,

Western`s proposed 2017-2019 Operating Budget is now ready for your review. It has been a very long process. Thank you for your patience.  

Utilizing input from the UPRC and the campus, the Deans, Vice Presidents and President have put together a budget draft for…

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