In light of the most recent recommendations from the CDC to limit the size of all social and public gatherings, along with the Governor’s March 23 "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" order for the State of Washington, the Viking Union will be closed to the public until further notice. For more details on this temporary closure of the Viking Union, and any other coronavirus related information, please visit WWU’s coronavirus resource site

AS President

Abdul Malik Ford

Abdul Malik Ford

VU 504 // 360-650-3265 //


The AS President serves as the chief administrative and financial officer of the ASWWU; they also serve as the spokesperson and chair of the AS Executive Board of Directors. In their role, they represent the interests of the organization and all Western students to external-governing bodies and the university President. With university leadership, the AS President works most closely with the university President; they also work closely with the Executive Board’s vice presidents to support ongoing initiatives.