Academic Affairs

The Division of Academic Affairs delivers high-quality academic programs and provides smooth pathways to degree completion.

Current Initiatives

Initiatives are where the mission of EWU becomes a verb. Where we bring an entrepreneurial spirit and use best practices to find better ways to facilitate student success.

Whether we’re exploring new curricula or delivery models, or forging new relationships with businesses and our community, we never lose sight of what makes EWU great: our students.

EWU’s new strategic plan

Our goal is to be Washington’s premier public diversity-serving institution, a university recognized for its excellent work in providing access and opportunity, strengthening students’ persistence to graduation, and ensuring that all students have the knowledge, skills and experiences they need to be successful in a changing environment … [Read more…]


EWU Nursing Program Earns Approval to Move Ahead


After years of discussions and pre-planning, Eastern Washington University has received state approval to move forward with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program. The new program will allow Eastern to help address a shortage of nurses that is burdening health-care providers across the nation… [Read more…]


Catalyst Gets Proper Opening

Experts in the growing and important field of cybersecurity gathered for Eastern Washington University’s latest Eastern Edge forum in downtown Spokane. About 150 alumni and business leaders filled a ballroom at the DoubleTree hotel on March 11 … [Read more…]