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. Student and Family Orientation will be on Sunday, September 24th (optional but strongly recommended) and Student Advising & Class Registration will be on Monday, September 25th (required). Additional details will be shared on this website as details are confirmed. Classes begin Wednesday, September 27th.

  • 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.


Reservations for Fall Advising & Orientation 2017 will open late July 2017.

Page Updated 01.18.2017