Your very first step is to establish your CWU Wildcat Connection login (username and password). This login information will be used for your Safari (Student Financials, Admissions, Financial Aid, Academic Progress, and Records Information) account, your Groupwise (CWU email) account, and your Blackboard (online course management) account.
Questions? Please contact Registrar Services at REG@cwu.edu or 509-963-3001
Next, you will want to make sure that you are familiar with the CWU Catalog, CWU policies, your degree program, your transfer credit records, and academic advising at Central.
Questions on using the Catalog: Please contact Registrar Services at REG@cwu.edu or 509-963-3001.
Questions about your program: Please contact the academic advisor for your program (Click here for a list of online advisors)
You can access the majority of your academic records via your student center in SAFARI. Watch this quick video to learn more about the different areas of Your Student Center page.
Questions about your transfer credit? Please contact Registrar Services at REG@cwu.edu or 509-963-3001.
Questions regarding this video? Please email the general online advisor at ADarting@cwu.edu.
Questions regarding this video or the CWU general education program? Please email the general online advisor at ADarting@cwu.edu.
Once you have familiarized yourself with your transfer credit and your degree program, it is time to register for classes.
Questions about registering? Please contact Registrar Services at REG@cwu.edu or 509-963-3001
It is important to understand the academic calendar and the withdrawal policy for the university.
Once you are admitted to your major, you will be able to view your degree progress at anytime via your CWU Academic Requirements Report. To access your AR report, navigate to your Student Center in Safari and under the academics section, click on the drop down box and select "Academic Requirements"
Questions? Please contact CAPS and Degree Checkout at 509-963-3524
Need help with Blackboard? Please visit the Blackboard Help & Support page of CWU's Online Learning website.
There are many research services available to online students through the CWU Brooks Library. Please view to below video to learn more about these services.
Questions? Please contact the library at 509-963-1902.
If you are receiving Financial Aid, please view the below video. If you have additional questions please click here to visit our Financial Aid website to learn more about their services.
Questions regarding Financial Aid, please email FINAID@cwu.edu.
Rapid processing of federal financial aid and federal contingency plans will protect students at Cen