IMPORTANT UPDATE:  The Governor has declared that public spaces be effectively closed until June 14th, with a statewide Stay At Home proclamation. The Viking Union facility falls under the guidelines of a public space and falls under this policy.
For more details on this temporary closure of the Viking Union, and any other coronavirus related information, please visit WWU’s coronavirus resource site 



  • WWU Student Selfie on Campus
  • WWU Students and bubbles at a show
  • WWU student singing their heart out
  • WWU Students at a beauty pageant produced by the ESC
  • Dancers at WWU
  • Dancers and Lanterns at WWU
  • Musician performing at WWU
  • Viking Union Admin Desk
  • Underground Coffeehouse
  • Lakewood Challenge Course
  • Lakewood Challenge Course in action
  • Challenge Course at Lakewood
  • Outdoor Center Staff
  • KUGS 89.3FM Wall of Records
  • Show at the Underground Coffeehouse
  • WWU students at a beauty pageant produced by the ESC (2)
  • WWU Women's Soccer in action
  • WWU Students jammin' at the Viking Union
  • WWU Student's laying down some serious jazz jams
  • KUGS 89.3FM Artists in a recording session
  • Fun at the Challenge Course
  • Fountain in Red Square at WWU
  • KUGS DJs hard at work

Community. Inspiring. Discovery!

The Viking Union welcomes and engages students, faculty, staff, and guests in building a diverse community. We continually strive to enhance the Western Experience through supporting student leadership, campus involvement, creative expression, and by providing services, recreation and events in our venues. We are also the home of the Associated Students , Dean of Students , Ethnic Student CenterOffice of Student Life , Western Involvement NetworkLEADS, KUGS 89.3 FM, and the new Multi Cultural Center and so much more.


Hours of Operation

During School Session
Monday - Thursday       7am - 10pm
Friday                            7am - 11pm
Saturday                        9am - 11pm
Sunday                          10am - 11pm
During Intersession
Monday - Friday           8am - 5pm
Saturday - Sunday       Closed
**Closed On Holidays**

WIN Student Activities & Events

VU News

Scholarship event!

Need money? Learn how to get scholarships! The Scholarship Center has recently launched a new interactive program called The Passport to Scholarship Success. The Passport is a way for students to build scholarship skills and earn a chance to win a $500 scholarship from Western. Currently enrolled WWU students can pick up their Passport at the Scholarship Center (Old Main 285) or print their own from our website.

Western Today

  • Veterans at a ceremony at WWU
  • WWU Women's Volleyball with the victory!
  • Hanging out near the fountain in Red Square
  • WWU Cheerleaders
  • Shreddin' at the Underground Coffeehouse
  • Fireworks @ WWU
  • Sailboats at Lakewood
  • AS Publicity Center staff at the front desk
  • HipHop at the VU
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