Nontrad Center


The Nontrad Center and Hourly Childcare Center are closed at both the Ogden and Davis Campus.

Please visit for more information COVID-19 restrictions. If you have any questions or concerns, please email us at and we will respond to you as quickly as possible. 

Smart Start appointments are still available through digital options. You will be contacted after you sign up

Nontrad Center Fall 2020

During fall semester 2020, the Davis Campus Nontrad Center will be closed. The Ogden Campus Nontrad Center, with the exemption of the kitchen, will open on August 3, 2020. For anyone entering the center, CDC guidelines must be followed.

Child Care Center

Child care at WSU Ogden will be open beginning August 24. Child care will be offered for face-to-face classes and virtual class time - NOT for extended hours (advising, testing, etc.). Hours for child care will be Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Evening care will only be offered if five or more children enroll in any given night. Back-up care will not be available for the evening. Parents will need to drop their children off at the back entrance and a teacher will escort their child into the center.

The child care center is now accepting applications for in-person classes only. Returning parent’s will have priority.

  • Returning parents deadline is July 20, 2020
  • New parents deadline is August 3, 2020

The Nontraditional Student Center (Nontrad) is here to help meet the needs of students who are over 25, have a spouse or committed partner, are divorced/widowed, and/or are a parent. Fifty-six percent of students at WSU are considered nontraditional. 

Smart Start Appointments Online

student studying

Whether you are a new student at WSU for the first time, transferring from another institution, or returning after several years, you may find you have questions and concerns. We are here to help ease your mind and help you navigate the campus processes, formulate a plan for success, and help you from the beginning of your journey to graduation. We encourage you to meet with your academic advisor to establish an academic plan prior to your appointment.  

Smart Start Appointments