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Des Moines

New Student Orientations

CWU Des Moines New Student Orientation

Orientation provides students with the opportunity to receive important information regarding the CWU Des Moines Campus at Highline College such as:

  • Parking
  • Food service
  • Classes
  • Student Life
  • Career Counseling Services
  • Veteran Services
  • Financial Aid
  • Disability Support Services
  • Library Services
  • Writing & Math Center

Orientation includes:

  • General Orientation Session regarding CWU student services
  • Connection Card Photos (student picture ID card) (Picture taken at orientation)
  • You will be meeting with your academic advisors to determine your next steps. This is required for getting admitted to your major program.

* Online students will have online academic advising. 

Click here to register for the orientation.

If you have questions regarding New Student Orientation at CWU Des Moines please call 206-439-3800 or email

Welcome to CWU – Des Moines!

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Fall 2015 - All MajorsWed. July 29TBA
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