Office of the Provost

Brent Carbajal
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs at Western Washington University

The Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs is the chief academic officer of the University and responsible to the President for providing administrative oversight and academic leadership.

The primary focus of the Provost is to plan, direct and support instructional and research activities at WWU and to work collaboratively with other University administrators, faculty and staff to achieve these objectives. Academic Affairs covers a wide range of activities and services.

We encourage you to use the navigator list to the left to connect directly to an activity or office. We welcome your comments or suggestions and invite you to email to:

News and Events

Strategic Planning Open Forums Scheduled March 21 - April 6, 2017

Statement on Executive Order from WWU's Institute for Global Engagement

Thaddeus Spratlen and Lois Price-Spratlen Inclusion and Diversity Grants Program - Closed now

Fraser Lecture Series Endowment Request for Proposals- Closed now

Welcome to our New Faculty: 2016 - 2017

2016-2017 Administrative Calendar


Institutional Research: Retention Rates for Students of Color

Resource Documents:


Final Signed Collective Bargaining Agreement 2015 - 2020

External Review of WWU Information Technology


Past News & Events

John Roth spoke on campus March 10, 2015. Title: Ethics during and after the Holocaust.

The Ray Wolpow Institute for the Study of the Holocaust, Genocide, and Crimes against Humanity Inaugural Lecture with Professor Michael Berenbaum

Faculty Senate Diversity & Social Justice Grants Program

Six Questions on the Future of Western - Responses Available

Page Updated 03.24.2017