Western offers educational excellence in a safe and beautiful environment
Western is internationally recognized for its commitment to quality education and service around the world, including:
- #1 public, master's-granting university in the Pacific Northwest as ranked by US News and World Report
- AACSB accredited and among the top 5% of business schools globally
- One of the top producers of student Fulbright winners in the nation
- #1 for total Peace Corps volunteers among medium-sized universities
Located in Bellingham on the northwestern coast of the United States between Seattle (Washington) and Vancouver (Canada), Western benefits from a beautiful landscape as well as the presence of diverse cultural heritages. Our guests have the benefits of a small town – friendliness, safety, and convenience – as well as the opportunities of a big city.