Finance & Administration
Mitchell Hall 202
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., M-F
(509) 963-2323

Welcome to the office of the Executive Director of Auxiliary Enterprises

CWU Auxiliary Enterprises are a self-supported and internally funded group that work collaboratively and represent philosophies and standards from the division of Business and Financial Affairs.

Auxiliary Enterprises includes the following departments: Dining Services, 1891 Catering, Wildcat Printing, the Wildcat Shop, Testing Services, the Early Childhood Learning Center, the Wildcat Neighborhood Farm, Central Access, and Auxiliary Marketing. Auxiliary Enterprises is also supported by Enterprise Accounting and Auxiliary Computing, in partnership with Housing and Residence Life. These departments work collaboratively and enhance the quality of life for students by delivering superior services in a supportive, student learning environment.

Auxiliary Enterprises Annual Report: Fiscal Year 2022

Auxiliary Enterprises Org Chart

Our Mission and Vision


Support CWU’s mission by providing excellence in services and experiences for the campus community.


Auxiliary Enterprises will be recognized for excellence in providing services and experience for students and the campus community.

Auxiliary Enterprises Departments

  • 1891 Catering is the preferred caterer for CWU, and offers catering services for events, meetings, and gatherings.
  • Auxiliary Marketing supports Auxiliary Enterprises and partner departments with marketing and communication services.
  • Central Access creates accessible materials for individuals with print related disabilities.
  • The Connection Card Office manages the Connection Card process for the CWU community.
  • Dining Services manages all restaurant and coffee shop locations on campus.
  • Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC) offers childcare for children of students, faculty, and staff. ECLC staffs two locations on the CWU Ellensburg campus.
  • Testing Services provides placement testing, certification exams, and graduate/professional school entrance exams, in addition to many other services.
  • The Wildcat Farm is a Sustainability Center and Outdoor Classroom. The Farm provides hyper-local food to campus, as well as volunteer opportunities.
  • Wildcat Printing serves the CWU community by offering a variety of printing services.
  • The Wildcat Shop provides a one-stop-shop for clothing, gifts, textbooks, school supplies, computers and tech products, and more.