Mission and Vision


Outreach and Continuing Education connects learners of all ages to the Western Experience. Outreach and Continuing Education collaborates with colleges, departments, and the community, linking university resources with educational needs and opportunities both on and off campus.

Vision Statement

Outreach and Continuing Education will share the Western Experience with students of all ages through learning opportunities across time and place by expanding partnerships – campus and beyond – to build a stronger Washington.

Statement of Quality

Outreach and Continuing Education is committed to the same high standards of quality for which Western is well known. Programs and courses are designed and/or revised with the assistance of university faculty, aided by industry and community experts and are reviewed and approved by Western Washington University colleges, departments, and academic committees.