Welcome to Sociology Advising

Need help or information?

Schedule a Zoom appointment

If you don't see any open times that match your availability, email ( your weekly availability.  Andrea will find a corresponding appointment time and contact you with the details.

In person meetings are available upon request.

Quiet spaces are available on campus for Zoom meetings.


Email: (

Phone (360 650-4882


Looking at the same documents in real time over Zoom is highly recommended so that understanding of credits and requirements is accurate.   

Zoom Help

Zoom Tutorials and technical information

Submit Documents Virtually

The locked dropbox outside of AH 513 is not being checked at this time. Please do not submit hard copies of materials there as they will not be seen or processed. See directions for virtual submission of departmental forms at the following links:


The Sociology Department Program Coordinator/Department Advisor is available to help you with a variety of information. Both prospective students and current students are welcome to make appointments or contact the advisor by phone or email.

The advisor can discuss a variety of topics including:

  • What coursework will transfer to the Sociology Major at Western
  • The difference between the degrees offered within the department
  • Career options for Sociology Majors
  • How to apply for the major
  • Checking your progress towards completion of your major 
  • Projecting your quarter of graduation
  • Discussing internship opportunities
  • Completing study abroad paperwork
  • Providing Major Evaluations
  • and more

Contact the Sociology Advisor

Andrea Osborn
Program Coordinator and Undergraduate Advisor, Sociology 
Arntzen Hall 513 (MS 9081) 
Phone: 360.650.4882
Fax: 360.650.7295
Email: (


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