University Student Affairs - Oregon

How To Get Involved

How to get involved

The Office of COMP-Northwest Student Affairs is dedicated to the development and implementation of events and programs that enhance the co-curricular education of all students. Learn more about how to get involved at WesternU by checking out the categories and quick links sections below. 

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JOIN – Clubs & Organizations

Our clubs range from cultural and religious, specialty-based, nationally affiliated professional organizations and honors societies. At WesternU, student organizations serve every interest. 

Quick Links
Student Clubs | Student-led Events Calendar


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HELP – Community Service

As a WesternU student, you are not just part of the University but also an active member of the local community. There are a number of ways for you to get involved in community service by participating in local health screenings and outreach opportunities. Student leaders will receive e-mail announcements for these opportunities directly.

Quick Links
Student Clubs | Student-led Events Calendar







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LEAD – Become an Officer

 The Student Government Association (SGA) is the representative governing body of students at WesternU. The SGA works with the Board of Trustees, administration, faculty, and staff as the voice of students. In addition, many students are involved in WesternU’s clubs; in fact, an astounding 100 students alone are officers! 

Quick Links
Student Government Association | Student Clubs
Class Officer Application | Executive Officer Application


ENJOY – Campus Social Events

WesternU also hosts numerous events on and off campus throughout the year including the President’s Ice Cream Social, annual Halloween costume contest and musical events in the recital hall, there is something of interest to each of our unique students.

Quick Links
Events Calendar


REPRESENT – Share Your Experience

COMP-NW Student Affairs reaches out to students at the start of each year and creates a group of students that are willing and able to assist in campus tours for prospective students. If you would like to participate in this group watch for an email from Luke Rauch at the start of the school year. 

Quick Links
Tour Guide 



WesternU is part of the Federal Work Study program which allows qualified students to work no more than 20 hours per week on campus to assist in financing their education. Types of jobs include administrative assistants, tutors, note-takers, security escorts and research assistants.

Quick Links
Federal Work Study Job Search | Questions
Note-taker | Tutor