Student Engagement

Mission Statement

We foster learning, development and leadership experiences to empower students to be curious, passionate and engaged individuals, while cultivating welcoming spaces that encourage a more inclusive, informed and involved community.

Werner University Center (WUC) Summer Operating Hours:

Commencement June 15th, 2024.

Open 7am to 4pm

Sunday June 16th, 2024 Closed all day

Summer Hours June 17th to September 21st**

Monday through Friday: 7:30am to 5:00pm
Saturday: Closed | Sunday: Closed

**Hours subject to change for events, holidays and operational needs

Two student posing in front of a neon Groove in the Grove sign.
Two students posing in front of a neon sign that says Groove in the Grove.
Sequoia Tree at night decorated with lights and a star on the top.
IFC logo with the text "Your student Fees at Work" on the bottom.

Your Student Fees at Work

Fraternity and Sorority Life

The Omega Delta Phi members posing together outside at night.

Omega Delta Phi ΩΔΦ

Values: Unity, Honesty, Integrity, & Leadership

Philanthropy/Community Service: United Way

Learn More about WOU’s Fraternity

Alpha Chi Omega members posing in a group holding large wooden letters spelling out "Alpha Chi Omega."

Alpha Chi Omega ΑΧΩ

Values: Friendship, Leadership, Learning, & Service​

Philanthropy/Community Service: Domestic Violence Awareness​

Learn More about WOU’s Sororities

The Kappa Delta Chi Members posing outside forming a capital K.

Kappa Delta Chi ΚΔΧ

Values: Honesty, Unity, Integrity, & Leadership​

Philanthropy/Community Service: Each year the chapter selects a year long service focus.

Learn More about WOU’s Sororities

Student Media

The Western Howl

WOU’s weekly, award-winning newspaper, is written, edited and printed by students. Print issues are distributed throughout campus on Wednesdays while updates are added daily online.

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KWOU is WOU’s student-run internet radio station features student DJs as well as engaging programs, interviews, and specials.

Get involved with KWOU

The Northwest Passage

The Northwest Passage is WOU’s campus literary and arts publication, published three times each academic year.

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Student Activities Board

Join SAB

The Student Activities Board develops quality events that engage WOU’s diverse community. They strive to provide entertainment for the entire campus, and are always looking out for more volunteers.

Learn More SAB

We have over 50 different clubs and organizations!


Are you curious about what Student Organizations or Clubs are on the WOU campus? Check out Presence, our new student organization software platform!

View a full list of WOUS Club & Orgs