Welcome to WGU

You’ve Arrived!

Congratulations, you are now a full-fledged member of the WGU Night Owls! Becoming a student at Western Governor’s University is a big step, one we’re sure you went through several trials to take. Pursuing a college degree will be one of the most worthwhile, tedious, confidence-building, and time-consuming endeavors of your life. Somewhere within your thoughts, you have deemed it worthwhile to pursue a higher level of yourself, and we are honored you have chosen WGU to partner with you in your academic education. We will be with you every step of the way, providing you with multiple academic tools including course-specific counselors, student forums, interactive resources, and on-line libraries.
Your curriculum degree will be customized especially for you, with you as the captain, choosing your preferred pace and methods of presentation. You will have a Program Mentor who is specialized in your degree coursework, who will be with you from start to finish. And your Course Mentors will offer consultation and guidance through every endeavor.
Western Governor’s University wants this to be your best educational experience and trusts you will use these offered tools whenever you need assistance. Click below for a description of your Student Home page and the link for Student Resources. The video describes where to find these resources, in addition to class chat rooms and your student account.
Once again, Welcome to WGU! We are so excited you’ve chosen us to be your academic partner!

New Student Portal


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Welcome to WGU