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Upcoming Events

Writing the Rockies 2018

Now in its 19th year, Writing the Rockies is one of the region's preeminent writers' conferences. It takes place each year during the last long weekend of...

Alumni Colorado Rockies Game

SAVE THE DATE! Join us for a pre Rockies game social at Blake Street Tavern starting at 4pm. The Colorado Rockies will be playing against the Pittsburgh...

Wilderness Based Orientations

Begin your college career at Western with an outdoor adventure! WBO TRIPS ARE AUGUST 17-21, 2018 Registration opens June 1 though your MyWestern account....

Gunnison Car Show

The Gunnison Car Club hosts the 31st annual Car Show on August 17, 18, 19 in Downtown Gunnison. Friday evening 6-9 pm cruise in and line up on Main St....

New Student Orientation (freshman students)

New Student Orientation is Aug. 22 through 26. Over the five days, you will be introduced to academic resources and college life, explore the Gunnison...

Parent and Family Orientation

The college transition is challenging and exciting for family members as well as for students. To ease that adjustment, we invite you to attend Western's...

Orientation Check-In

Check into your assigned residence hall from 8 a.m. through 2 p.m.Check in for Orientation on the University Center Patio.If you have completed Think About...

Orientation & Headwaters 100 Welcome

This is the kick off to New Student Orientation! You will also hear from President Greg Salsbury and meet your Orientation Leader, who will escort you to...

WELCOME BBQ

This is a zero waste event! If the student's color group is blue or green, please eat between 5-5:45 pm. If the student's group is orange or purple, please...

WELCOME BBQ (Blue and Green)

This is a zero waste event! Nametags are required for students & their guests.