Welcome to the Academic Advising Center. You have made an important first step in your academic career at Western by visiting us. We encourage students to meet with an academic advisor at least once a year to ensure good progress towards academic goals and to stay current on policies and opportunities. Professional Advisors and Peer Advisors in the Academic Advising Center can help students with a wide range of topics, including: course selection and registration, GUR progress, choosing a major/minor, and understanding Western's academic policies.

Current Events and Announcements

Welcome to Fall Quarter!

Academic Advising is here to help you—please come see us!

Professional Advisors

  • By appointment (call or stop by to schedule)
  • Walk-in appointments (15 minutes) Monday – Friday 11 am-2 pm

Peer Advisors

  • Drop-in appointments Monday – Friday 9 am- 5 pm

Choosing a Major workshop
Tuesday, October 27th
3-4:30 pm
Haggard Hall 233

This workshop includes:

  • Interactive assessment
  • Help identifying your unique interests, skills and career connections
  • Support from advisors and peers

Academic Tools & Resources

Math Placement Test

Western's Majors and Minors

Pre-Professional Pathways

GPA Calculator

Online Advising Videos

General Univ. Req. (GUR)

GUR Checklist

Viking Advisor:
Registration & Planning Guide

Our Location:
Old Main 380

Office Hours:
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
(except for holidays)

360-650-7910 FAX


Page Updated 10.06.2015