The Student Advocate is a non-partisan member of the Student Government Assocation. They are a resource to help facilitate the resolution of concerns, problems, complaints or grievances brought to their attention by any fee paying WSU student. The Student Advocate respects the privacy of individuals seeking assistance. Information that is shared will only be disclosed or discussed with those who could possibly help remedy the concern or situation. For more information about the role of the Student Advocate click here  (pages 64-68).

The Office of Ombudsman was created in 1968 to foster the general well-being of the WSU community. The name was changed to Student Advocate during the Spring of 2001.

Student Advocate Office Hours:

  • Monday: 9:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday: 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday: 9:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Thursday: 12:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Friday: 10:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

To schedule an appointment, please fill out the Submission Form.

Office Location:
219J Rhatigan Student Center
Campus Box 056
316.978.3026 or email