Office of the Provost

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

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:

Photo courtesy of John Thompson.

News and Events

2016-2017 Administrative Calendar

Dean Candidate Open Forum Presentations (must be on campus to access video)

Dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences Candidates

Dean of the College of Business and Economics Candidates


Institutional Research: Retention Rates for Students of Color


Resource Documents:


Final Signed Collective Bargaining Agreement 2015 - 2020

External Review of WWU Information Technology

Faculty Senate Diversity & Social Justice Grants Program

Welcome to our New Faculty: 2015 - 2016

Fraser Lecture Series Endowment Request for Proposals

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

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

Six Questions on the Future of Western - Responses Available




Page Updated 08.09.2016