Welcome to Western!

Kick off your academic year during Fall Advising & Orientation!  New first-year students who did not attend Summerstart will attend Fall Advising & Orientation to complete your campus orientation, academic advising and class registration process.

Mark your calendar to attend Fall Advising & Orientation on Monday, September 19. Classes begin Wednesday, September 21st. Additional information will appear on this website in June for you to learn more and make your reservation to attend Fall Advising & Orientation. Similar to the Summerstart experience, there are many important opportunities awaiting you...

  • Meet with helpful academic advisors
  • Register for your fall quarter courses
  • Learn about Western’s student support services
  • Visit the Associated Students Bookstore
  • Connect with other new and current WWU students

Fall Advising & Orientation is designed to help you begin your Western experience with confidence and success. Your participation will help you feel more comfortable and prepared to begin your career at Western. We encourage you to explore this website to help you prepare and to make your reservation for Fall Advising & Orientation.


Rseservations for Fall Advising & Orientation will open in late July 2016.

If you have questions about Fall Advising & Orientation, please contact the New Student Services/Family Outreach office at 360.650.3846.

Page Updated 11.17.2015