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See yourself at Western!

The Office of Admissions strongly encourages prospective students to visit campus to determine if WOU is a good fit for their academic and personal goals.


Now through September 26th, the Office of Admissions will host campus tours Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Both tours are 90 minutes in length and include an inside look at the residence halls. Beginning September 29th, tours will be conducted Monday through Friday at 10 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 2:30 p.m. The residence halls will only be included in the afternoon tours. No registration is necessary for the daily campus tours.


For an in-depth look at WOU, consider attending one of our special visitation events. They will be held on:


2014-2015 Campus Visitation Programs

8:30am-1:15pm Friday, October 10, 2014 Your World at WOU!
8:30am-2pm Friday, October 24, 2014 Making College Happen
8:15am-1pm Saturday, November 8, 2014 Fall Preview Day
10:00am-2:45pm Friday, December 5, 2014 Admission Application Workshop
9:00am-2:30pm Saturday, February 7, 2015 Winter Preview Day
10:30am-1:45pm Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Criminal Justice Careers Day
9:00am-1:00pm Thursday, March 26, 2015 Spring Break Visit

Register online a few weeks before each program.


Traveling to WOU

Most out-of-state visitors fly into either Portland (PDX) or Eugene (EUG). For lodging recommendations, driving directions to Monmouth, and a map of campus, please visit If you need transportation between the PDX airport and campus, you might consider taking the HUT Shuttle to Salem and then a Cherriots bus to WOU. Safe travels!


Can't make it to Monmouth for a tour? Check out these virtual tours and connect with WOU on social media.


Virtual Tours of WOU
Campus Map tour  |  VIDEO Tour  |  Campus Mini Tour


California Admissions | Micah Howe503-838-8037 | or e-mail:
Location: APSC room 408


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