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Accepting Applications for Winter Quarter 2023

Fairhaven College is now accepting applications for winter quarter 2023, for current WWU students. For best consideration, apply by 10/21/22. 

Now accepting applications for spring quarter 2023, for incoming students new to WWU.

Fairhaven College admits students at all levels:

  • High School Students
  • Transfer Students
  • Current WWU Students.

Fairhaven College admits students on a quarterly basis. As a small college within WWU, we can have a selective admissions process.

Fairhaven in the News

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DUE JANUARY 4th, 2023

$20,000 for an independently designed international learning experience

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Fairhaven’s Hilary Schwandt discusses her work in reproductive healthcare both in Africa and in Washington State

The Fairhaven Difference

Our commitment to transformative, creative, inquiry-based learning empowers students to pursue social, economic, and environmental justice.

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Engagement

Outback Farm

World Issues Forum

Adventure Learning Grant

Fairhaven College nurtures engaged learning, fostering social justice through innovative programs. 

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Impact

Local

National

International

Fairhaven College is committed to Solving Local & Global Problems. Our students and faculty are actively engaged in community activism and research at local, national, and international levels.

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Collaboration

Niall Ó Murchú and Rachel Malia Newkirk

Hilary Schwandt, Bethany Sparkle and Moriah Post-Kinney

Fairhaven’s interdisciplinarity fosters collaboration within the College and across campus. Check out some of our exciting collaborations.

 

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Our Stories

Fairhaven's Story

Fairhaven Alumni

Student and Alumni Profiles

Latest Alumni Updates

Our students, staff, and faculty have followed many unique paths to get where we are today.

 

 

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Fairhaven's Commitments to the World

Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies at Western Washington University cultivates student responsibility for designing and assessing learning through interdisciplinary inquiry, creativity, and scholarship

Solidarity Statement

Mission Statement

Violence Against People of Asian Descent

 

OUR IMPACT

A Collaborative Living and Learning Community committed to Social, Economic, Racial, and Environmental Justice.

Marie Eaton’s Message to Students

Emma Parkinson Describes Fairhaven

Rachel Rothberg Describes Fairhaven

Tips and Tricks for New Fairhaven Students