Information for Admitted Students

Welcome to Western! 

Now that you have been admitted, here are your next steps.

1. Submit your Intent to Enroll

Click here to reserve your spot.

2. Setup your computer account

To do so, you will need your student ID number and password, which will be sent to you in an email from Extended Studies. To set-up your account, go to:  We strongly encourage your to set up email forwarding.​

3. Apply for Financial Aid

Visit:​ for instructions on how to apply for financial aid.

4. Register for Classes

You will be emailed course information and a registration code, which you will use to register for courses.

5. Purchase your Textbooks

See Western's bookstore for a list of required texts.  Textbooks for EDUC 680 and EDUC 678 must be purchased new.  


If you will be earning an Initial Teacher or Principal Licensure program, please also:

Plan your trip to Gunnison for Summer Session - Licensure Students Only

Visit:​ for Summer Session information and reservation forms.

Finalize Your Residency Placement - Teacher/Principal Licensure Students Only

Work with Barbara Woerner to find a teacher/principal to serve as your mentor.  Your mentor and principal will need sign and return mentor paperwork.