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.
Academic Advising is here to help you-please come see us!
- By appointment (call or stop by the office to schedule)
- Walk-in appointments are available Monday-Friday 11am-2pm on a first come-first serve basis, during fall, winter and spring quarters. Walk-in appointments are 15 minutes.
- Drop-in appointments Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
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 closes at 5pm on February 3rd
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 $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to the most qualified student. For more information and an application, click here.
Application deadline is February 17, 2017.
Academic Tools & Resources
Registrar's Important Dates
Math Placement Test
Western's Majors and Minors (Programs of Study)
Online Advising Videos
General Univ. Req. (GUR)
Registration & Planning Guide
Transfer Course Equivalency Guide
Upper Division Courses with Easier Access
Update your Academic Interest