Academic Support

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Centers of Excellence
Diversity Programs
Student Life
Student Publications

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Academic Resources

Academic Success Center


Staffed by professionals who are committed to student success, the Academic Success Center (ASC) emphasizes independent scholarship abilities, collaborative learning and developmental advising. 

Get Lit! Literary Programs

534 E. Spokane Falls Blvd. Suite 203
Spokane, WA 99202

Get Lit! programs include an annual literary festival and educational outreach programs that engage members of the Inland Northwest community in a celebration of reading, writing and storytelling for all ages.
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Learning Commons

JFK Library

Located on the main floor of JFK Library, the EWU Learning Commons fosters a community of inquiry and intellectual growth and support the: JFK Library; Program Leading to University Success (PLUS); Writers’ Center; Multimedia Commons (MMC); General Undergraduate Academic Advising (GUAA); Career Services; Office of Global Initiatives (OGI).
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Professional Design and Photography Services

University Graphics
203 Huston Hall

Graphic design, illustrations and photography for EWU faculty and staff at no charge. Let us bring clarity to your content through collaboration with our design staff.

Ronald E. McNair Scholar Program

107 Monroe Hall

Good things happen when you prepare for graduate school with McNair. We help prepare you for doctoral studies through involvement in research and other scholarly activities.
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Technology Services and Support

Division of Information Technology (IT)
JFK Library, Lower Floor

Help Desk  Computer Labs

Writers' Center

JFK Library

Our Responders offer a collaborative experience that strengthens EWU writers of any ability, from any discipline, and at any stage of the writing process.
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Centers of Excellence


Dana Elder, Ph.D. Director
217 Hargreaves

Honors, at Eastern Washington University, seeks to cultivate excellence in undergraduate education by providing enhanced educational opportunities to superior students and special teaching opportunities to outstanding faculty.

Inland Northwest Center for Writers

Riverpoint One–Suite 425

The Inland Northwest Center for Writers offers an undergraduate emphasis in creative writing within the English major, as well as a Master of Fine Arts degree that is recognized as one of the outstanding programs in the country. 


119 Music Bldg.

The Music program at EWU is committed to students who seek careers in music as well as to providing music instruction and experience for the general university student.

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Diversity Programs

Africana Education Program

204 Monroe Hall

Africana studies courses provide understanding and appreciation of the universal African diaspora today and historically from an Afrocentric world view.

American Indian Studies Program

706 5th Street

Eastern's American Indian Studies Program is designed to explore the past, present and future of American Indians through studies in their history, literature, research and culture.

Chicano Education Program (CEP)

203 Monroe Hall

The Chicano Education Program offers a Chicano studies academic minor designed to provide all students, regardless of ethnicity, a comprehensive understanding and appreciation of the Chicano/Latino community and relevant issues.

Women's and Gender Studies Programs

207 Monroe Hall

Women's and Gender Studies offers students an interdisciplinary examination of women's roles, contributions, history, and experiences, as well as a critical study of gender structures in societies and cultures in the U.S. and the world.


John F. Kennedy Library  

816 F St., 100 LIB
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Spokane Academic Library  

600 N. Riverpoint Blvd.
Spokane, WA 99210-1495
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Student Life

Associated Students of Eastern Washington University (ASEWU)

303 PUB
The Associated Students of Eastern Washington University (ASEWU) are a body of elected student representatives who work to promote and encourage the pursuit of higher education and student life on the main campus and branch campuses of EWU.

Athletics at Eastern

207 PEHR Classroom Bldg.
509.359.2463 or toll free 800.648.7697 

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Career Services

114 Showalter Hall

Career Services provides resources for every stage of your career development. All our job, internship and volunteer opportunities can be found through EagleAXIS .

Clubs and Organizations

320 Pub

Student Activities, Involvement & Leadership (SAIL) creates activities that entertain you, educate you, and help you become leaders.
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Dean of Students–Associate Vice President for Student Life

320 Pub

Student Life offers education through experience for students outside of the classroom.
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EPIC Adventures

URC 150

EPIC outdoor program offers outdoor adventures to students, faculty and staff. 
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Campus Recreation

Intramural Sports (I.M.)

Club Sport Federation (CSF)

Campus Recreation is your one stop shop for everything sports including Club Sports, Intramurals, and Outdoor Recreation activities!

Student Rights and Responsibilities (SRR)

320 PUB

SRR is primarily responsible for enforcement of the EWU Student Conduct Code. SRR also provides student advocacy and mediation/conflict resolution services for EWU students who are seeking to resolve conflicts with other students.

Sorority and Fraternity Life

320/322 PUB

Eastern is the only regional university in the state of Washington to host a sorority and fraternity community.
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Washington Student Association (WSA)

320 PUB

Washington Student Association (WSA) is a professional statewide non-profit student organization that lobbies for, represents, serves and protects the collective interests of students in post-secondary education in Washington state. 

Student Publications

The Easterner

102 Isle Hall

The independent, student-run news site of Eastern Washington University. If you would like to contribute a story or find out more about joining The Easterner staff, call 509.359.4318. If you have a news tip, press release, or story idea, call  509.359.6270.
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The Focus

303 PUB

A daily newsletter published by the Associated Students of Eastern Washington University during the academic year. 

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