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Our Role

The WWU Alumni Association strengthens Western by building strong and caring relationships that make a difference among our students, alumni, friends, and the greater university community.

Upcoming Events

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01 2022
Online and In-Person at WWU
Woman's Soccer
01 2022
Seattle, WA
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03 2022
Fremont Brewing Urban Beer Garden | Seattle
Ha-Ha Holiday - The Upfront Theatre
09 2022
The Upfront Theatre, Bellingham
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10 2023
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WE Connect

Western Washington University’s community for alumni and students to make professional connections, expand career growth, and discover shared interest groups and events.



Ellie Potts

Hi, I’m Ellie Potts!(she/her)

I recently started my Masters in Business Administration at Western and I will be graduating in Fall 2023. I… Continue reading : Student Ambassador Spotlight: Ellie Potts

Sealey Raymond

By Frances Badgett

When considering colleges to attend, Montana native Sealey Raymond ('23) knew a few things: she wanted to attend… Continue reading : Scholarship Support: a game-changer for Sealey Raymond

Recent Posts

Dario Ré

As with so many accomplished musicians, Dario Ré found the inspiration for his music both on… Continue reading : Alumni Spotlight: Dario Ré and Heat Speak

Karlee Deatherage

Karlee Deatherage ('13) is passionate about protecting the environment and planning for a more sustainable world. She majored in planning and… Continue reading : Alumni Spotlight: Karlee Deatherage


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Become a member in the Western Washington University Alumni Association to receive special invitations, benefits, and discounts while supporting student scholarships.

  BECOME A MEMBER of the Western Washington University Alumni Association  


Whether you’d like to serve on our board, host an event, or mentor a student, we have many opportunities for you to engage.

  BECOME A VOLUNTEER of the Western Washington University Alumni Association  


Student success depends on your generosity. Make a gift to support student scholarships or any area of your choice at Western.

  DONATE to the Student Success Scholarship  

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Western Washington University Alumni Scholarships

For more than 25 years, the Western Washington University Alumni Association has provided more than $1.3 million in scholarships to deserving Western students. Recipients of this honor are students who are making a difference in their communities, and contributing greatly to Western by actively participating in the life of the university.


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We Learn

A curated site of Western resources.

Discover all that Western has to offer, including upskilling and career changing options, youth programming, networking, digital resources through Western Libraries and much more.