New Student Services/Family Outreach

The New Student Services/Family Outreach staff and the Academic Advising Center would like to invite you to apply to be a Student Advisor! There are openings as an Orientation Student Advisor (OSA) within the office of New Student Services/Family Outreach…

In a cooperative effort among departments to create a more connected presentation of the slate of sessions for freshmen students new for fall quarter, Western Washington University’s New Student Services/Family Outreach is syncing up all sessions under one comprehensive program name, “Fall…

Western Washington University's Window Magazine came away from the last Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Region XIII conference with a trio of awards. The Window creative team - editor Mary Gallagher, graphic designer Chris Baker…

Academic Student Advisors and Orientation Student Advisors lead new students and families in their transition into Western, while working in a fun, fast-paced, and collaborative environment with a dynamic team.

On behalf of the New Student Services/Family Outreach and Academic Advising Center staff, we offer a heartfelt “thank you” to the hundreds of campus partners we’ve worked with during our summer and fall advising and orientation programs. The commitment of so many staff, faculty…

Come join the fun during Fall Family Weekend, with plenty of chances for students, families, and community to experience Western firsthand.

Throughout the weekend there are many entertainment options; some are free, some with a fee. Options include Planetarium shows, comedy…

Summerstart, the orientation, advising, and class registration program for incoming freshmen students and their families, starts July 31, with the following sessions:

Session #1: Jul 31 - Aug 1 Session #2: August 2-3 Session #3: August 4-5 Session #4: August 7-8 Session #5: August 9-…

Would you like your department, club, program, or organization to be involved with Back2Bellingham Weekend? Each year, thousands of guests including alumni, parents and students, prospective students and families and community members fill campus more than 100 social, educational, and…

The WOOT (Western Outdoor Orientation Trips) ease new students into the concept of being away at college while at the same time forging bonds that can last throughout their university experience.

Check out the full video here or go to youtube.com/wwu.

​Anna Carey, director of New Student Services/ Family Outreach, is retiring from Western on Sept. 1. A party will be held in her honor at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, at Chuckanut Brewery.

Carey has worked at Western since April 1990, when she joined WWU as a student life program…

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