EXCELLENCE WITH INTEGRITY
Teaching and learning at Western Washington University link the classroom to all aspects of student life, including intercollegiate athletics. The mission of intercollegiate athletics at Western is three-fold:
- To compete in a broad spectrum of sports at the highest competitive NCAA Division II levels attainable;
- To compete with integrity, and;
- To link athletics participation to all aspects of learning within the University
These principles shall guide the administration and implementation of Western Washington University's intercollegiate athletics program:
1. To conduct the athletics program ethically within the spirit and letter of institutional, conference and NCAA rules and regulations.
2. To establish and maintain an environment in which athletic activities are conducted as an integral part of the student-athlete's academic experience.
3. To establish and maintain an environment that values cultural diversity and gender equity among student-athletes and intercollegiate department staff.
4. To protect the health of and provide a safe environment for student-athletes.
5. To establish and maintain an environment that fosters a positive relationship between student-athletes and coaches.
Jobanek Selected to Play in World University Games
Former Viking Caitlyn Jobanek to play for USA in the 2017 World University Games in Taipei
Three Vikings Named to NABC Honors Court
WWU Men's Basketball earns the NABC Team Academic Excellence Award for team GPA over 3.0
Bryce Larson Named Volleyball Assistant Coach
Four-year letterwinner remains with the program as an assistant coach
2016-2017 Year in Review
Vikings finish 11th in 2016-17 Learfield Directors' Cup standings as one of the top NCAA Division...
Vikings Add Pair of Transfers from Cerritos...
Tyler Payne and Micah Winn set to join WWU for 2017-18 season after standout careers at Cerritos ...
Carver Memories - Feb. 16, 1970
Pearson has run a mile or more every day for over 47 years
Hutchinson Named Head Coach at TCC
Former Viking All-American and Assistant Coach named Head Coach at Tacoma Community College
WWU Athletics Partners with WECU in Sponsorship...
Carver Gymnasium Court Designated WECU Court and $50,000 will be donated annually to student-athl...
Jake Koppenberg Qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Former Viking All-American to play in prestigious U.S. Amateur August 14-20 at Riviera Country...
Stafford to Play Professionally in Iceland
Feature story on Taylor Stafford in the Western Front
Travis Connell Joins KPUG's The Zone
WWU women's soccer head coach talks about the upcoming 2017 season
Eight Vikings Earn GNAC FAR Academic Awards
FAR awards are presented annually to student-athletes who carry at least a 3.85 cumulative GPA
Women's Soccer Set to Defend National Championship
Vikings open the 2017 season August 31 at Notre Dame de Namur
Softball 2017 Season in Review
Vikings win GNAC Tournament to Return to NCAA II Championships
WWU Rowing Featured in Title IX Celebration
WWU Rowing's 7 consecutive national championships highlighted in NCAA's 45th Anniversary of Title IX