Membership Information

Membership Cost

$40 annual membership (rolling, 365-day term from date of purchase)

How to Purchase a Membership

  • Online, using a credit card (Visa, M/C, AMEX, Discover)

  • Paper form, using a personal check or credit card

    • If registering by paper, please call our office to confirm there is still space available in the program(s) in which you are interested.

  • Address for mailing a check payment for memberships if necessary:

      • ALL/EE, WWU Cashier's Office
        Western Washington University
        516 High St., MS 9004
        Bellingham, WA 98225 

      • **In the memo line – please put FXOHAL

    • FAX with Credit Card payment (Secure, Confidential FAX location):

      • 360-788-0854
        Credit card payment must accompany faxes. 

Note: L#s are no longer necessary as you will create and manage your own username for sign-in in the new registration system.

Enjoy Member Benefits

  • Discounted fees for courses, excursions and travel

  • FREE access to World Affairs Discussion Group

  • Borrowing privileges at WWU's library

  • Student rates at University events, including performing arts performances

  • Invitations to special membership and social events

  • Student privileges at Lakewood Boathouse (on Lake Whatcom) and Viking Union Outdoor Center

  • Use of the Wade King Recreation Center at Alumni & Affiliates rates

  • 10% discount at Village Books:

    • Buy 20 books and receive a discount equal to the average cost

    • On your birthday receive a 25% discount on the purchase of 1 book

    • As a birthday gift receive a free drip coffee, tea or fountain drink from the Colophon Café or a free drip coffee or lemonade from the Book Fair.