We are still accepting applications for fall 2017!

Because application fees are nonrefundable, contact us with questions before you apply.

Fall 2018 Applications

WSU is currently accepting applications for fall 2017 and spring 2018. The fall 2018 applications will open in early August.

Want to switch campuses?

Fill out a change of campus form if you’ve already applied and you’ve changed your mind about where you would like to attend. Admission or enrollment at one WSU campus does not guarantee admission or enrollment eligibility at another WSU campus.


Complete this application if you will graduate from high school, finish your Running Start program, or will be attending college for the first time since completing high school. ($50 application fee)

Running Start

Complete this application if you are a current high school student wanting to apply for Running Start.


Complete this application if you are not currently in high school and attended an accredited college or university after your high school graduation (not including the summer immediately following your graduation). If all your college work was completed while in high school, please use the Freshman application. ($50 application fee)I am text block. Click edit button to change this text. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit. Ut elit tellus, luctus nec ullamcorper mattis, pulvinar dapibus leo.


Complete this application if your country of citizenship is other than the United States of America and you are not a resident alien (a permanent resident/immigrant).

Former Student

Complete this application if you were previously enrolled at any WSU campus and have not enrolled for two consecutive semesters. Note: If you were not in good academic standing your last semester at WSU, you may need to be reinstated (Reinstatement information).
($25 application fee)


Complete this application if you do not intend to complete an undergraduate degree at WSU Tri-Cities and are taking undergraduate coursework for one or more of the following reasons: Personal enrichment, completion of coursework for transfer to another institution, or teaching endorsement. ($25 application fee)

If you are wanting to take graduate courses as a non-degree student you will need to complete the Non-Degree Graduate Status application.


If you have already spoken with a graduate admissions counselor and are ready to apply, you may apply now.