The Academic Advising & Student Achievement Center welcomes you to find the support you need from our team to have the best experience possible here at Western. As you can see throughout this website, we have many ways to support you as an undergraduate student. Our professional staff and teams of student employees are dedicated to your success through conversations and resources around academic plans and personal life goals and through the programs and services we offer that focus on your personal achievement. 

Online Services & Systems Unavailable

Degree Works will be unavailable Thursday, April 18.
This outage will limit the use of Degree Works during advising meetings.  We apologize for the inconvenience and will do our best to assist you during this time. Advising topics that typically do not require Degree Works: major/minor exploration, campus resource referrals, academic planning and success strategies, GUR checks, etc. 

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Become a Peer Mentor!

Priority deadline to apply is Sunday, April 28th at 11:59 p.m.
Position open until filled.

Learn more and apply.

AASAC Availability:

We look forward to meeting with you! We are open for in-person (Old Main 387) and virtual services for students. See our availability below for scheduled appointments and drop-in advising.  

  • For new First-Year or Transfer students who are confirmed but not yet attending WWU classes, your next step is to make a reservation for an Advising & Registration session on the New Student Services/Family Outreach website
  • If you need any kind of disability accommodation, please contact us to schedule a meeting with accommodations. 
  • Due to safety reasons, we are unable to meet with you in Zoom or over the phone if you are driving a vehicle. 
  • Advising for Western’s majors and minors can be directed to academic department advising. To locate contacts, visit the Programs of Study or Department Directory.  

Scheduled Appointments

Available for 30 and 60 minute scheduled appointments in-person, Zoom or phone. Call 360-650-3100 to schedule! 

Drop-in Advising

Drop-ins are first-come, first-serve and are typically 15-minute sessions. During high volume times, there may be a wait time to get checked in and then meet with an advisor. Students can join the waiting room starting at 10:45am. The last Drop-In begins at 1:45pm. 

Professional and Peer advisors are available each weekday during the times and modalities below.  

Drop-In Advising April 1 - June 14 

Time Modality Advisors Available Type of questions


Last student seen at 10:30am

In-Person (OM 387)

Phone (360-650-3100)

Peer Advisors General class planning, adding/dropping classes, GURs, math advising, etc.


Last student seen at 1:45pm

Zoom (see below)

Phone (360-650-3100)

Professional and Peer Advisors All advising questions


Last student seen at 4:30pm

In-Person (OM 387)

Phone (360-650-3100)

Peer Advisors General class planning, adding/dropping classes, GURs, math advising, etc.


Join Zoom Meeting:  

Meeting ID: 984 0495 6951 

Passcode: 849921 

WWU Zoom accounts are required to join Drop-in Advising and you will need to sign into Zoom with your @wwu.edu account. If you are unable to join via Zoom, we are happy to advise you over the phone. Please call 360-650-3100 to talk with an advisor over the phone.  

New to Zoom? Check out this Zoom 101 video