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Office hours:

In Fall 2021, Shaun Huston will have General Education office hours via e-mail and chat ( 9:30-11:30 and 2:00-4:00 on Wednesdays. Feel free to use phone and text as well (503-838-8296), or to schedule a meeting for a different day and time. Meetings can also be scheduled for Zoom or Google Meet.

Petition review:

Normally, full reviews of General Education petitions will be done on Mondays and Fridays. Feel free to submit your petition at anytime. Time-sensitive petitions will be addressed as needed. For more information on the petition process:

News & Updates

On July 1, 2021, there will be new leadership in the General Education office

Dr. Shaun Huston will be taking on the role of General Education Director and Dr. Leanne Merrill will begin serving as First Year Seminar Coordinator.

PE 131 is no longer offered at WOU.

If you are completing the LACC requirement you can use additional PE activity credits which will be offered through Summer 2016.

For Health Promotion HE 257 and GERO 200 are still offered.

We also have two new courses available to meet the Health Promotion requirement in Fall 2021-22!

BI 224 (Health & Human Evolution) CRN 11525  
CH 247 (Foundations of Integrative Medicine) CRN 11515 


Military Veterans and Active Duty Personnel

Make sure you file your Joint Services Transcript with the registrar’s office. You may have filled some General Education requirements already.



503-838-8296 | or e-mail:  | Location: Instructional Technology Center