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The Office of Academic Affairs, led by Dr. Jeanne Daffron, Provost, ensures the quality and integrity of all academic programs. Here you will find access to the information and resources that make up the university's rich academic life. At Western, students' experiences inside and outside the classroom are seamlessly integrated in an environment where faculty, staff and students live, learn and serve the broader community.
Spring 2013 Commencement – More than 535 graduates were recognized at the Spring 2013 commencement ceremonies held at 11 AM and 3 PM on May 11 in the Looney Complex. Of that number 315 were female and 220 were male. Their ages ranged from 20 to 66 years. From within the United States the graduates came from Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Arizona, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Washington. International graduates were from the countries of Afghanistan, Australia, China, India, Mexico, Saudi Arabia and South Korea.