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CWU students walking in the snow
Nov. 28, 2022

From the President: CWU Community Prepares for Inclement Weather

Dear Colleagues,  As we approach the late fall and winter seasons, it is important that we prepare for university...

The Washington Student Achievement Council logo
Nov. 16, 2022

CWU Awarded Grant to Assist Homeless Students

Housing insecurity and homelessness can have a significant impact on a  student’s ability to successfully...

A generic COVID-19 vaccination card
Nov. 14, 2022

From the President: Update on COVID-19 Vaccination Policy at CWU

Dear Colleagues, Over the last year and a half, Central Washington University has taken steps to protect the health...

Sexual Misconduct and Title IX graphic
Nov. 10, 2022

From the President: Gender-Based Violence Prevention Workgroup

Dear Wildcat Community, The well-being of our students and employees is a top priority for Central Washington...

Graphic of the Care-a-Van mobile vaccination clinic.
Oct. 18, 2022

Care-a-Van Event Friday to Deliver Vaccines, Boosters to CWU Campus

Members of the CWU community who still need to get a COVID-19 vaccination or booster shot are encouraged to attend an...

Public health professional
Sep. 5, 2022

CWU Partners With Edmonds College To Streamline Public Health Degree

Central Washington University has established an articulation agreement with Edmonds College designed to streamline the...

COVID_19 vaccine vials
Aug. 16, 2022

From the President: Update on COVID-19 Protocols

Dear Colleagues, I am writing with an update on our COVID-19 protocols in light of a new directive from Governor...

CWU vaccination clinic in 2021
Jul. 27, 2022

From the President: Update on COVID-19 Protocols

Dear Colleagues, Thank you for your truly great work during the 2021-2022 academic year as we returned to somewhat...

CWU Professor Blaise Dondji works with kids at the June 27-30 camp.
Jul. 5, 2022

CWU Biology Professor Featured for His Humanitarian Efforts

CWU Professor of Biological Sciences Blaise Dondji was featured in the Ellensburg Daily Record over the weekend...

Air quality index color wheel
Jun. 30, 2022

With Fire Season Underway, CWU Emergency Management Will Closely Monitor Air Quality 

As the summer heat intensifies, the threat of wildfires is increasing across the region. Air-quality concerns go hand...

Fresh Bar opened in the SURC in spring 2020
Jun. 1, 2022

CWU Dining Services Wins Prestigious National Award for Fresh Bar Concept

Central Washington University Dining Services joined some elite company this spring, earning a Loyal E. Horton Dining...

School psychology professor Olivia Holter meets with three students
May. 25, 2022

CWU School Psychology Graduate Students Helping Local Kids with New Counseling Service

A new student counseling service through the Central Washington University Psychology department has been...