Academic Advising Center

Faculty and Staff Resources

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Summer Advising and Orientation 2019

Transfer Advising Presentation

Academic Advising Manual

Welcome to Western’s advising community! As an academic advisor you will make an important contribution to students’ educational experience and professional future. Developing a good working knowledge of Western’s policies and requirements will help you to confidently assume this important role.

If you have advising questions after reviewing the manual, the Academic Advising Center is available to help in Old Main 380, by phone at 360.650.3850 or by email

Academic Advising Manual