Prospective Students


Thank you for your interest in Engineering & Design at WWU!  Campus is currently closed to visitors, but we encourage you to contact us by phone or email. 

General questions:

Engineering and Design Department 



Pre-major Advisor

Lisa Ochs



First-year and transfer students should contact the advisor for questions about admissions, pre-major declarations, and course equivalencies. 

Virtual Tour of Western!

Check out virtual tours of Western and other virtual opportunities for prospective students by clicking the following "Admissions website" link:
Admissions website

There are opportunities to see the campus, dorms, and learn about the general Western admissions process.

campus photo

BEES Scholarship

Prospective students interested in engineering are encouraged to check out the Becoming Engaged Engineering Scholars program.  Eligible students can receive financial support, peer mentoring, and an encouraging community of faculty and industry partners. 

Now accepting applications! Click on the button to the right to apply. 

Student Projects

The videos below give some insight into projects that students in the Engineering & Design Department have the opportunity to work on. Each of our programs gives students experiential learning opportunities on industry grade epuipment in our labs and studio spaces.  

Industrial Design senior project

PCE research project

Degrees Offered