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Aug 18, 2016, 17:10 ET WGU Reduces Student Debt by 41 percent

 Western Governors University (WGU) is being lauded for reducing student debt and helping address a nationwide problem in higher education. The...


May 04, 2016, 13:21 ET WGU Washington Honors Nurses with New Scholarships

 To honor the important role nurses play in the safety and health of their communities and commemorate National Nurses Week 2016, WGU...


Mar 22, 2016, 13:49 ET WGU Washington Recognizes Graduating Military Personnel

Twenty-seven graduates of WGU Washington will be presented with military challenge coins on Saturday, April 16 at the university's fifth annual...


Dec 14, 2015, 15:41 ET WGU Washington Launches Master's in Integrated Healthcare Management

 WGU Washington is now accepting applications for a new online master's degree program aimed at preparing professionals for senior leadership...


Dec 14, 2015, 15:41 ET WGU Washington Launches Master's in Integrated Healthcare Management

 WGU Washington is now accepting applications for a new online master's degree program aimed at preparing professionals for senior leadership...


Sep 04, 2015, 11:47 ET WGU Washington Announces Scholarships to Help Mid-Career Adults Go Back to School

 It's back-to-school time across our state. While boys and girls all over Washington are kicking off another year of classes, however, far too...


Jun 08, 2015, 17:27 ET WGU Washington Pledges to Hold Tuition Steady

For the fifth year in a row, WGU Washington will not increase tuition or fees. The nonprofit, online university has held tuition at a flat...


Apr 30, 2015, 16:43 ET GroupHealth President and CEO to Address Record-Breaking Class of Graduates

 Group Health President and CEO Scott Armstrong will deliver the keynote address to a record-setting number of graduates at WGU Washington's...


Apr 27, 2015, 17:01 ET WGU Washington Awards Record Number of Degrees

 WGU Washington will award nearly 1,700 bachelor's and master's degrees to students from across the state at its fourth annual commencement...


Mar 27, 2015, 18:50 ET WGU Washington Celebrates Nurses with New Scholarship Program

 To honor nurses for their commitment to high-quality healthcare delivery and to commemorate upcoming National Nurses Week, WGU Washington has...


Mar 18, 2015, 17:40 ET WGU Washington Offers $40,000 in Scholarships to Current and Aspiring Teachers

WGU Washington is offering $40,000 to students interested in pursuing a degree in teaching through its new Excellence in Education...


Feb 13, 2015, 18:23 ET WGU Recognized as a Top Producer of Nurses Among People of Color

 Western Governors University (WGU) awards the fourth-largest number of bachelor's degrees in nursing and the ninth-largest number of master's...


Aug 25, 2014, 16:03 ET Scholarship from WGU Washington Makes "Back-to-School" a Reality for Working Adults

Back-to-school season is in full swing across the state. However, while young people all over Washington are returning to the classroom, thousands...


Aug 13, 2014, 14:21 ET WGU Washington Announces New 'Lifesaver' Scholarship

 For the millions of Americans with some college credit but no degree, finally earning a bachelor's or master's degree can be a real game...


Aug 07, 2014, 13:29 ET White House Recognizes WGU's Innovative Approach To Job-Training

Western Governors University (WGU) has been named to the White House's list of the most effective postsecondary job training programs in the...


Aug 07, 2014, 13:14 ET President of Molina Healthcare of Washington Joins WGU Washington's Advisory Board

 Peter Adler, President of Molina Healthcare of Washington, was recently appointed to the state advisory board of WGU Washington.  The...


Apr 08, 2014, 12:08 ET WGU Washington Honors Working Nurses with Scholarship Opportunity

 To commemorate National Nurses Week and recognize nurses for their important work, WGU Washington has established the Nurses Lead the Way...