In order to make a reservation, you must ensure your Universal Account is activated. Activate your Universal Account at www.wwu.edu/activate.
Reservations for Transitions 2015 are now open and will be open June 1 – July 17. Please read through the information on this website carefully prior to making your reservation to attend. See you soon!
If you are unable to attend Transitions orientation for new transfer students, your next opportunity to register for classes will be during Phase II Registration, which begins September 1st. Additional information and instructions will be sent to students not attending Transitions after the program is completed.
Transitions Program Fees
Please be aware of the following costs associated with Transitions.
- There is no additional fee for students to attend Transitions. The cost for this program is included in the one-time $250 enrollment fee.
- $35 per person. This fee includes daytime programming, program materials, resources and lunch.
Overnight Program (student or family participant)
- $50 per person. An Overnight Program is offered to students and family members the evening PRIOR to Transitions, and includes evening programming and a shared double-occupancy room in a residence hall, bed and bath linens, dinner prior to and breakfast the day of Transitions in the dining hall.
Math Placement Test
- $30 per test. Pre-registration/pre-payment for the MPT can be made online after the Transitions reservation system opens; otherwise, students must bring $30 (cash or check ONLY) to the test.
Parking, North & South campus
Parking will be available in two areas. Parking in the 3R lot, the residential lot near Higginson Hall, is available at a cost of $10/day. Parking in the C (Commuter) gravel lots on the south end of campus is free (New Student Services/Family Outreach will cover this fee). Whether in the 3R lot or the C lots, you must obtain and display a valid permit in your vehicle. Additional parking instructions regarding obtaining parking permits for both lots will be included in your program confirmation.
Overnight Program participants may choose to park in either the 3R lot for $10/day or in the C (Commuter) gravel lots for free. You may purchase/obtain a permit upon arrival at the closest parking pay box. Additional parking instructions regarding obtaining parking permits will be included in your program confirmation.
SPECIAL NOTE: Permits are NOT required (parking is free) in the gravel lots from Friday at 4:30pm – Monday at 7:00am.
Additional meal tickets (siblings and guests)
Additional meal tickets can be purchased in the dining hall for the following cost (+ tax): breakfast - $8.16, lunch - $10.77, dinner - $12.47. For guests age 4-11, reduced dining rates may apply; please inquire with the dining staff at the time of your meal.
Refunds are not available after the reservation deadline: 5:00pm, Friday, July 17.