Appendix IV: Additional Resources

Campus resources

All campus telephone numbers have a 879 prefix. Most offices are open 8 a.m. - 12 noon and 1 - 5 p.m.

Academic Advising
1st floor, Howarth Hall
253.879.3250

Bookstore
Supplies, books, textbooks, gifts.
WSC Basement
253.879.3270

Campus Chaplain
Center of Spirituality and Justice
WSC 203
253.879.3374

Career and Employment Services
Howarth 101
253.879.3161

Center For Writing, Learning, and Teaching
for help in improving math, reading or writing skills and for individual or group tutoring.
Howarth 105
253.879.3395

Counseling, Health & Wellness Services
WSC 216
253.879.1555

Dean Of Students
Mike Segawa: Dean of Students
WSC 208
253.879.3360

Financial Aid and Scholarships
Jones 019
253.879.3214

Information Center
WSC Lobby
253.879.3419

International Programs
Allyson Lindsley: International Student Advisor
Howarth 215
253.879.2871

Registrar's Office
Jones 013
253.879.3217

Residential Life

3209 N. 15th
253.879.3317

Security
3206 N. 15th
253.879.3311

Internet Resources

Community resources

Please consult the local phone book for a more complete list of local resources. You should also check with the Counseling, Health and Wellness Services on campus for referrals to physicians and dentists.

Banks

  • Wells Fargo
    3607 6th Avenue
    253.752.2340
  • U.S. Bank
    26th & Proctor
    253.752.7786
  • Umpqua Bank
    26th & Proctor
    253.926.4042
  • Bank of America
    3408 S. 23rd St.
    253.305.3000

Birth Control

  • Planned Parenthood
    813 Martin Luther King Way
    253.572.2187 or 360.779.3900

Cleaners

  • Proctor Dry Cleaners
    2502 North Proctor
    253.759.7262

Dentists

Contact the Puget Sound Counseling, Health and Wellness Service for a list of dentists.

Driver's Licensing

Hospitals

Contact the Puget Sound Counseling, Health and Wellness Services for a complete list of hospitals.

  • Allenmore Hospital
    1901 S. Union Ave. (S. 19th & Union)
    253.403.2323
  • St. Joseph Hospital
    1717 South J Street 253.627.4101
  • Tacoma General Hospital
    315 Martin Luther King Jr. Way 253.403.1000

Immigration

Note: Before calling USCIS, please contact the Office of International Programs so that your immigration advising needs may be attended to in the quickest and most efficient manner possible.

  • United States Customs and Immigration Service
    815 Airport Way South
    Seattle, WA 98134
    206.553.5956

Immigration Law

  • Lawyer Referral/Information Service
    Seattle - King County
    320 Central Bldg.
    206.623.2551
  • Tacoma/Pierce County Lawyer Referral Service
    253.383.3432

Medical Centers

Contact the Puget Sound Counseling, Health and Wellness Service for a list of medical centers.

  • Westgate Urgent Care
    5702 North 26th Street
    253.759.6655

Optometrists

Contact the Puget Sound Counseling, Health and Wellness Services for a list of optometrists or ophthalmologists.

Pharmacies

  • Bartell Drugs
    3601 6th Avenue
    253.761.1248
  • Safeway Pharmacy
    N. 25th Proctor
    253.759.9889
  • Walgreen Drug Store
    4315 6th Avenue
    253.756.5159

Social Security Administration

  • 2608 S. 47th
    Phone: 1-800.772.1213

Travel agents

  • STA Travel
    4311 1/2 University Way NE
    Seattle, WA 98105
    206.632.2448 or 206.632.6770 (fax)
  • AAA Travel Services
    1801 S. Union
    Tacoma, WA
    253.756.3033
  • Carlson Wagonlit Travel
    1201 Pacific Ave
    Tacoma, WA
    253.383.8000

U.S. Consulate

  • In Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    604.685.4311, ext. 222, 234, or 235,
    8 - 11 a.m.