WOU Resources

Student Support and Campus Involvement

    Financial Aid Office

    The purpose of the Financial Aid Office is to provide monetary assistance to students who can benefit from higher education by administering student financial aid programs according to federal and institutional regulations. The Financial Aid Office educates students regarding financial aid and scholarships by providing thorough financial aid counseling and financial aid consumer information.


    Hamersly Library

    The campus library has academic and recreational books and materials available for checkout, computers, study rooms and printers for use, access to electronic databases and interlibrary loan and Summit library exchange for access to even more materials, a 24-hour study lounge, a quiet floor (third floor), digital media center with video and audio equipment for student use, DSLR cameras for checkout, math and writing tutoring centers, lockers for checkout,  art exhibits, a cafe, and more. In addition, reference librarians and staff are trained to help library users identify topics, find and use appropriate resources for research, and evaluate information. Professional research assistance is available at all hours and through multiple modes of communication.


    The Office of the Registrar handles student academic records and is in charge of managing registration and waitlists, providing transcripts, managing DegreeWorks, confirming and awarding degrees, processing grades, coordinating commencement, and distributing diplomas.


    Service Learning & Career Development Center (SLCD)

    Provides access to transformative experiences, education, and counseling that advance student career development and benefit society. Offers individual support and workshops on interviewing skills and creating resumes and cover letters, advising for selecting a major and exploring career paths and graduate school options, assistance in locating and applying for on-campus employment, full-time jobs, internships, service-learning programs, study abroad programs, alternative break, and volunteer opportunities, and more.