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WOU classes in a convenient

Salem location

WOU:Salem’s Spring 2022 courses will be delivered in person. 

Welcome to Western Oregon University in Salem! Our location in downtown Salem offers a fun and practical range of course offerings that can help you get your career started or help move it forward. Two popular programs are our Bachelors of Applied Science in Liberal Studies, Psychology or Criminal Justice for degree completers and the Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership. The Salem location is perfect for working adults who want to enhance their careers, finish a degree or just learn something new.

We are located in the historical Vick building at 525 Trade Street SE in downtown Salem.



What makes WOU:Salem so ideal? These great features, to name a few:

Hybrid evening courses (mix of in-person and online)

Experienced instructors

Relevant course options, including upper-division classes

Affordable classes at a four-year public university

Convenient location with free parking and two bus stops (find out more)

Whether you are a current WOU student, a working adult who’s looking to move up, or a candidate for finishing your four-year degree, WOU:Salem will help you reach your goals. Check out the helpful information on this site to learn why there’s no better time to take advantage of this option.

Being a working adult and having kids, it’s difficult to drive all the way to Monmouth. Having classes in Salem makes it more accessible, both in the timing of the courses – in the evening – and the distance to get to class.”

Amanda Bellando
Interdisciplinary Studies
Class of 2019

Get more information about WOU:Salem

We are excited that you are considering joining us at WOU! If you have questions about WOU: Salem, including conference rentals and room rentals, admissions, or classes, please contact us using the form below, and we will get right back to you with answers.