Federal Government Relations

A division of University Relations and Community Development, Federal Relations works with faculty and staff to develop and promote federal initiatives. The office utilizes the deans of the colleges, the provost and the vice provost for research to set priorities with the federal delegation.

Western also contracts for representation from Van Ness Feldman, a firm that has offices in Seattle and Washington DC. Van Ness Feldman’s primary responsibility is to assist the University in the pursuit of grants, contracts and federal appropriations.

For questions related to WWU Federal Relations, please contact Steve Swan, Vice President of University Relations at (360) 650-3482 or Steve.Swan@wwu.edu.

Page Updated 07.24.2013