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Alumni Spotlight: Yilun “Blake” Lu

Alumni Spotlight: Yilun “Blake” Lu

UWest extends hearty congratulations to alum Yilun “Blake” Lu, who was recently admitted into the Ph.D. program in Finance with the College of Business at University of Texas, Arlington (UTA). Blake will start his study at UTA in fall 2022 as the recipient of the...

UWest Celebrates Our 30th Anniversary on April 21, 2022

UWest Celebrates Our 30th Anniversary on April 21, 2022

UWest will hold our 30th anniversary celebration on Thursday, April 21, 2022 starting at 4:00 PM. The university is honored to welcome our donors, supporters, and local dignitaries. We have a lively program planned with musical performances, a retrospective video,...

IBEF Scholarships Update for Fall 2022 Application

IBEF Scholarships Update for Fall 2022 Application

The UWest Financial Aid Office is pleased to present the following announcement on behalf of the International Buddhist Education Foundation: The International Buddhist Education Foundation (IBEF) has announced that the application deadline for Fall 2022 scholarship...

Common Ground Week Celebration at UWest

Common Ground Week Celebration at UWest

This year's Common Ground Week celebration at UWest will take place from April 4 to 8, 2022. The focus will be on strengthening our relationships with one another and building community. The Office of Student Life has scheduled a full slate of activities, guest...

Message to the UWest Community Post WSCUC Visit

Message to the UWest Community Post WSCUC Visit

Dear UWest Community, The accreditation team from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) concluded a three-day visit to validate our institution’s self-study report last Friday.  UWest has been continuously...

Upcoming Events

Lecture: Dr. Charles DiSimone – Buddhism in Greater Gandhāra

Lecture: Dr. Charles DiSimone – Buddhism in Greater Gandhāra

UWest welcomes Dr. Charles Simone from Ghent University for a guest lecture on Friday, April 29, 2022 at 1:00 PM PDT. Dr. Simone's lecture is titled, "Buddhism in Greater Gandhāra as Witnessed by Manuscript Evidence." The lecture will be held remotely on Zoom. No...