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

Orientation & Advising Programs for New Winter Freshmen & Transfer Students
Winter Advising & Orientation is designed to help you begin your Western academic career with confidence and success, and support your overall transition to campus.
Monday, January 4th (freshmen and transfer students)
Freshmen click here to sign up!
Transfer students click here to sign up!

Winter Quarter registration begins November 10th
Phase I November 10-24
Phase II November 30-January 4

Walk in appointments: Monday-Friday 11am-2pm
Peer Advising: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm drop-in

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 11.23.2015