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

Winter Quarter registration begins November 12th
Phase I November 12-25
Phase II December 1-January 5
Walk in appointments: Monday-Friday 11am-2pm
Peer Advising: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm drop-in

New Transfer Student Advising and Orientation
Winter Advising & Orientation is designed to help you begin your Western academic career with confidence and success, and support your overall transition to campus.
Friday November 21st
Click here to register!

Winter Registration Preparation—Drop-In Advising Lab
Need help planning classes for winter quarter? Connect with Academic Advisors during our Drop-in Advising Lab to review GURs, identify prerequisites for majors, and to create possible class schedules.
Monday, November 17th 3-5pm
Thursday, November 20th 2-4pm
Miller Hall 16

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 11.17.2014