Message from the President

Office of the President

Welcome to a new academic year at Eastern Washington University! Since summer began, we’ve been eagerly awaiting your arrival to campus, whether you’re a new or returning student.

We are here to support your educational journey, to help you achieve your personal and professional goals and ensure you are equipped with the tools to find success in your chosen career path.

As our mission states, we strive to provide academic programs that spur personal transformation through excellence in learning. Our dedicated faculty provide curriculum and instruction tailored to meet you where you are, with compassion and flexibility. Your success remains at the forefront of our work.

Support for Eastern through state investments, from donors and our community partners has never been better. We are investing in new programs, expanding scholarship support, and implementing learning opportunities for students in our regional communities. We want your EWU college experience to be the best it can be.

This is going to be a great year filled with achievements both in and outside of the classroom. As classes begin, we encourage you to embrace all opportunities for personal and professional growth and above all, be proud to be an Eastern Eagle!

Shari McMahan, PhD
Eastern Washington University