Welcome Out Of State Students
Out-of-State Student Dinner

Saturday, September 22, 2018, Viking Commons

New out-of-state students and their families are cordially invited to attend the annual Out-of-State Student Dinner at Western Washington University. Reservations are required to attend and limited to 2 families members with each student. Returning students are not eligible. All parking on/around campus is free during the Out-of-State Student Dinner.

Evening Schedule

4:30pm Check-in, Viking Commons
5:00pm Dinner
5:30pm Program Presentation
6:30pm Program closes

*Please note: Students who wish to move in early to the residence halls on Saturday, September 22 must also sign up for Early Arrival. The student's housing fee for that Saturday night will be waived if the student attends the dinner. The student must check in and attend the dinner to be eligible for the fee waiver.


Visit Western’s Sustainable Transportation Office in the Viking Commons 25 for information on bus schedules, commuting information, air and ground transportation, and more!


Living On Campus

Get all your questions answered about when the residence halls open, associated costs, housing assignments, and more on the University Residences website.

Your housing and roommate assignment will be mailed to you in early August and posted at myHousing. Track your housing status online at housing.wwu.edu/myhousing.

For more information, contact University Residences at 360.650.6565.

Living Off Campus

Living off-campus introduces plenty of new choices and, along with those choices, new responsibilities. If you are a student who is looking to live off-campus, visit Western's Off Campus Living website for information on making informed decisions, tenant rights and responsibilities, local laws and ordinances related to neighborhood living, and more.