WordPress can be used for personal or portfolio sites, for academic class sites, and for group or department sites.
Using the Western Theme?
The Western Theme is required for department and group sites. Here’s a QuickStart Guide for the Western Theme.
Moving from Dreamweaver to WordPress?
Here’s one way to get started moving your website to WordPress.
First Time Users
To get started with WordPress for the first time, click the Create Your Blog button below, then log in with your Western username and password, and you will end up at the Dashboard for your new site.
To log in to work on your existing site, go to https://wp.wwu.edu/yoursitename/wp-admin and sign in with your Western credentials.
Faculty: Contact the Center for Instructional Innovation & Assessment (CIIA).
Students: Contact the Student Technology Center.
Departments: Contact WebTech.