The Viking Union is Open!

We are excited to announce that the Viking Union is open Monday-Friday 7am – 10pm, Saturday 9am - 11pm and Sunday 10am - 11pm.
Services have resumed operation, including Starbucks, the Bookstore, Vendor's Row and the Multi-Purpose Room is home to a Student Study Space, students can connect to campus Wi-Fi for streaming classes and ATUS printers are available in the Study Space. There is also comfortable seating throughout the 6th floor. Face Coverings are required, and Physical Distancing will be monitored. We look forward to seeing you!

ASVP for Diversity

Naira Gonzales

Naira Gonzales

VU 504 // 360-650-3463 //


The AS VP for Diversity represents the interest of all Western students in matters pertaining to diversity, equity and inclusion. The AS VP for Diversity also regularly advocates for student needs and assumes several leadership roles within the Ethnic Student Center and Multicultural Center. With university leadership, the AS VP for Diversity works most closely with the Executive Director of Student Engagement/Director of the Viking Union, directors and professional staff that work within the Multicultural center, as well as both full-time and student staff in the Ethnic Student Center and Student Advocacy and Identity Resource Center.