How to know if you qualify for resident tuition
WSU Tri-Cities will let you know whether or not you qualify for resident tuition in your admission materials.Generally speaking, if you and your family live permanently in Washington state and have been living in-state for at least the last year, you’re considered a resident for tuition purposes.
Choose your application type and find out if you qualify for a special WUE tuition rate!
Enter your high school GPA (based on a 4.0 scale)…GPA (unweighted):
…and your best SAT score for each of the followingSAT Verbal:SAT Math:Calculate
Enter your current college GPA (based on a 4.0 scale)GPA (unweighted):Calculate
If you do NOT live in Washington and do not intend to establish residency, you may qualify for a reduced tuition rate through the Western Undergraduate Exchange. Freshmen and transfer students starting at WSU Tri-Cities in Spring, Summer, and Fall 2016 who live in participating states may receive our special WUE tuition rate of 150 percent of WSU Tri-Cities’s in-state tuition.WUE admission requirements for freshmen are a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher and 11 SAT (Math/Verbal) or 24 ACT. The WUE admission requirement for transfers is a 3.0 GPA. The WUE admission requirement for transfers is 3.00 GPA. Simply apply as a Freshman or Transfer student — be sure to select the Tri-Cities Campus on the application — and an Admissions Counselor will follow up with you on your WUE eligibility.WUE states include Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands.