CWU’s General Education Focus

Remember, CWU’s General Education program is truly all about YOU. Faculty worked together across campus to design a program that will challenge you to gain the strongest academic background from your Central time. From the first day of your First Year Experience courses to the presentation in your Culminating Experience, you’ll be learning from and working with committed, passionate instructors who are invested in your success.

Program Information and Support

Visit the FAQs page, the Course Offerings page, and other resources available on this site for more information about the program. See an advisor if you have questions about how the program works or need information about getting the most from General Education based on your chosen major.

Need more information about a pathway? Visit the Pathways page to connect with a Pathway Coordinator.

Still have questions? The General Education Director can help too! Feel welcome to get in touch, at

Fall 2019 General Education Documents

2019-2020 General Education Advising Worksheet for First Year & Exploratory Students
2019-2020 General Education Advising Form for Transfer and Declared Students
General Education Populated Framework
General Education Guiding Philosophy & Program Goals
General Education Framework
General Education Rules

Prior General Education Program Requirements Worksheets

Are you looking for General Education requirements for a prior catalog year? The following are worksheets for students under prior catalogs (2013-14 to 2018-19)

2018 - 2019 General Education Rquirements Worksheet
2017 - 2018 General Education Rquirements Worksheet
2016 - 2017 General Education Rquirements Worksheet
2015 - 2016General Education Rquirements Worksheet
2014 - 2015 General Education Rquirements Worksheet
2013 - 2014 General Education Rquirements Worksheet