UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION

Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 6-K

REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16
UNDER THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

For the month of April, 2020

Commission File Number: 001-35075

WESTERN COPPER AND GOLD CORPORATION
(Translation of registrant's name into English)

15th Floor – 1040 West Georgia Street,
Vancouver, BC V6E 4H1

(Address of principal executive offices)

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.

[   ] Form 20-F   [ x ]  Form 40-F

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1): [           ]

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SUBMITTED HEREWITH

Exhibits

  99.1 Notice of Annual General Meeting
     
  99.2 Information Circular
     
  99.3 Notice and Access Notice to Shareholders
     
  99.4 Form of Proxy
     
  99.5 Voting Instruction Form
     
  99.6 Financial Statements Request Form


SIGNATURES

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

  Western Copper and Gold Corporation
  (Registrant)
     
Date: April 30, 2020 By: /s/ Paul West-Sells
    Paul West-Sells
     
  Title: Chief Executive Officer