Environment & Sustainability

What it means to be Western

What it means to be Western
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The Western Community

Take a peek into campus life and explore the strong Western community. Our students push beyond their comfort zones because they know they have the support of fellow Mountaineers. 

What it means to be Western
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Experiential Learning

From experiential learning labs to extracurricular opportunities, we have it all. One of Western’s greatest advantages is our natural surroundings. See how we mix learning with adventure and use the local environment as our classroom.

What it means to be Western
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Classes and Programs

Western is dedicated to academic excellence. It’s a place where students come for one-on-one relationships with faculty, staff and peers. Smaller class sizes provide a supportive, accessible learning environment, and our faculty help students thrive.

Success Stories

Timmy Foulkes
Outstanding Alumnus

Western showed then gave me a life of amazement, wonder and love not only for the out-of-doors but for a love of the people who continue to push and inspire me daily.