Welcome to the Institute for Energy Studies

The Institute for Energy Studies at Western Washington University is a multi-college collaboration that offers interdisciplinary undergraduate degrees to address the science, technology, policy, business and economic aspects of energy systems. 

Welcome to Transitions and Summerstart students! We're offering an energy FIG (first year interest group) Fall quarter. Register for Cluster #14 Clean Energy Transition: Economics and Technology. Want more information about our program? Stop by and see us at the Info Fair!


Overview -- WWU Institute for Energy Studies-1

Manca Valum - Sr Director of Advancement for Strategic Initiatives

"The most exciting thing about Western’s new Institute for Energy Studies is that the curriculum has been informed by the very industry leaders who will hire it’s graduates. It’s truly a first of its kind partnership with the private sector."

Educating the leaders for our clean and efficient energy future through interdisciplinary studies and research.