The Office of Student Life and Development hosts three conferences on campus throughout the year, one in each academic quarter (excluding summer.)

Catch the Next Wave - Student Leadership at Whatcom Community College
Fall Quarter
Our fall conference focuses on the many different student leadership opportunities available to students on campus. Attend this conference to learn about how to get involved with the ASWCC Student Government, ASWCC Clubs, Intercultural Center, Student Recreation Center, Learning Center, and much more!

Find Your Pod - Building Academic Success Through Academic Communities
Winter Quarter
Our winter conference focuses on building academic communities on campus. Whether you are undecided on your academic journey or if you knew your academic goals the first day you enrolled at WCC, this conference is all about connecting students with similar interests, exploring different academic journeys, and how the sense of belonging to a "pod" contributes to student's academic success.

Students Leading Change - Student Lead, Student Run Social Justice Conference
Spring Quarter
Our spring conference focuses on social justice, equity, and pluralism— both in our local community and globally. This conference first was organized by the ASWCC Student Government in 2014, and has been a WCC tradition ever since. Featuring keynote speakers on social justice issues and breakout sessions lead by students from WCC and the local community.