Current Students



What is WINDS?
WINDS is a TRIO Student Support Services program at Western Oklahoma State College that is designed to help students succeed. WINDS provides a variety of free services to those students who qualify.

How do I qualify for WINDS?
To qualify for WINDS, you must be enrolled as a Western student and have a documented academic need. In addition, you must belong to one of the following groups: first-generation college student (neither parent has a bachelor's degree), financially disadvantaged, or disabled.


What free services does WINDS offer?


Where Are the Services Offered?

WINDS Sucess Center (B-23)
7:30 am - 9:00 pm, Monday — Friday

How to join WINDS?
Stop by our office B22, B23 or B24C) and fill out an application.

What does W.I.N.D.S. stand for?
Western's INitiative for Developing Students

How can I contact WINDS?
2801 N. Main, Altus, OK 73521 
(580) 477-7860


What is Western Oklahoma State College?

  • About

    Western Oklahoma State College, established as Altus Junior College in 1926, is the oldest original municipal two-year college still in existence in Oklahoma...
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  • Vision

    Western Oklahoma State College aspires to be the outstanding and innovative community college known for its focus on student success and its service to community and regional development.
  • Mission

    The mission of Western Oklahoma State College is to provide high quality education while ensuring equity, supporting student success, and empowering individuals to become productive members of diverse local, regional, and global communities.