The Vice President has administrative responsibility for the following units, departments and programs:

  • Academic Advising & Student Achievement Center
  • Access, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Unit
  • Admissions and Enrollment Planning
  • Associated Students Bookstore
  • Associated Students Child Development Center
  • Campus Recreation Services
  • Career Services Center
  • Counseling, Health and Wellbeing Unit
    • Counseling and Wellness Center
    • Student Health Center
  • Financial Aid
  • New Student Services/Family Outreach
  • Office of Student Life
  • Registrar’s Office
  • University Residences and Dining Services
  • Viking Union/Student Activities
  • Western Success Scholars

For information on the services provided by each of these areas, see Division Departments.

The Vice President’s Office directly administers the following processes for students and families:

  • Notifying affected university departments and offices in the event of the death of a current student. Please contact us.
  • Authorizing the issue of banquet permits for Enrollment and Student Services departments, which are required by state law whenever alcoholic beverages are served on campus or at Western-sponsored events off campus.