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

Become an Academic Student Advisor (ASA)!
Lead new students & families in their transition into Western, while working in a fun, fast-paced and collaborative environment with a dynamic team. Learn more about the position here: Apply to be an ASA here: Application now closes at 5pm on February 12th

Thinking about going to law school?
The Harold and Lyla Lant Scholarship application is available to students who are pursuing a career as a lawyer. A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to the most qualified student. For more information and an application, click here.
Application deadline is February 16, 2016.

Do you need help Choosing or Declaring a Major? Attend an interactive workshop!

Declaring a Major Workshop
Thursday, February 17; 3-4:30pm
Haggard Hall 233

Do you need help with spring quarter registration? Come to a Drop-in Advising Lab:

February 18 & 24; 3-5pm
Miller Hall 16
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Orientation & Advising Programs for New Spring Freshmen & Transfer Students

Spring Advising & Orientation is designed to help you begin your Western academic career with confidence and success, and support your overall transition to campus.
Friday, February 19th (transfer only)
Friday, February 26th (transfer only)
Monday, March 28th (freshmen and transfer students)
Freshmen click here to sign up!
Transfer students click here to sign up!

Academic Tools & Resources

Registrar's Important Dates

Math Placement Test

Western's Majors and Minors (Programs of Study)

Pre-Professional Pathways

GPA Calculator

Online Advising Videos

General Univ. Req. (GUR)

GUR Checklist

Viking Advisor:
Registration & Planning Guide

Transfer Course Equivalency Guide

University Catalog

Upper Division Courses with Easier Access

Page Updated 02.08.2016