Admissions For Parents

Financial Aid Timeline


All new freshmen and transfers who have filed a 2015-2016 FAFSA by the February 15 priority date will receive a 2015-2016 Financial Aid Estimate in mid-March. However, there are a few common missteps that can delay a student’s Financial Aid Estimate. » More …

Financial Aid: Third Party Access


As a parent, you may find that now is the time you are having many conversations about your student transiting to college. These talks may range from getting them over the “senioritis” hump, to filling out scholarship applications, completing the FAFSA and deciding on a college for next year. We would be thrilled to have your student join the WSU community. » More …

Residence Halls


Students who have been admitted to WSU Pullman and who have submitted their $200 enrollment deposit for fall 2015, can already apply for housing and dining services. The online application is easily accessible on the Housing website.

WSU has 19 residence halls to choose from, including the brand new Global Scholars Hall, opening in fall 2015.  » More …

Pah-Loots-Pu Powwow

You are invited to the 39th Annual Pah-Loots-Pu Powwow hosted by Washington State University. Each year, Ku-Ah-Mah, WSU’s Native American Student Organization, hosts the Powwow as well as round dances and other campus events. The Pah-Loots-Pu Powwow, scheduled for March 28-29, brings hundreds of visitors from across the Pacific Northwest to WSU’s Pullman campus. » More …

Get Connected!


It’s easy to get a question answered or connect with a representative from WSU.

Let’s Chat!  WSU admissions representatives are available for online chatting during business hours (Monday-Friday 8:00 am-5:00 pm Pacific Time). If you or your student need a quick answer from a WSU representative, feel free to visit, and click on “Ask Our Admissions Reps”.  Watch for the chat icon on many other WSU Admissions pages as well.  If you don’t see the link, try changing browsers, as the chatting feature does not work on some Internet Explorer versions.

Get Connected!  You are invited to join the WSU Parents … » More …

It’s time to Register for Orientation!

If your son or daughter has already accepted their offer of admission, please register for Alive! Orientation, or Transfer Registration Days (TRD), WSU’s mandatory orientation for incoming students. At Alive! and TRD, your son or daughter will meet with his or her academic advisor, register for fall classes, experience the WSU campus, discover involvement opportunities, and make friendships that can last a lifetime. In addition, Alive! and TRD have special events for the parents of incoming students. Registration and additional information can be found at and » More …