Welcome – Bienvenido – Willkommen
Bienvenu – Welkom – Benvenuti - Grüezi
A leading public university system in America, Washington State University (WSU) is the State of Washington’s original and largest land-grant university. It was founded in 1890 under the federal Morrill Act, signed into law by President Abraham Lincoln. WSU Tri-Cities is the vibrant Richland campus of this exciting university.
The university is ranked in the:
- top 60 universities in America, by the US News and World Report
- top 70 universities for best undergraduate engineering programs accredited by ABET
- top 100 research universities by the Carnegie Foundation
These rankings are our heritage, our opportunity, our pride!
Relentlessly Pursuing Success: for our Students, Colleagues, Constituencies, Communities, Industry & University Partners
In the Engineering & Computer Science programs at WSU Tri-Cities, we foster a sustainable future, involving our students in experience-enhanced undergraduate and graduate programs.
We thus offer 21st-century education, research, and service programs that benefit all the people and societies we serve, regionally, statewide, nationally, and internationally.
As a student, what thrills you? We offer world-class BS, MS, and PhD programs that involve interdisciplinary research and experiential learning to prepare you for success in a global society. To this end, opportunities for study/internship abroad are also possible.
|In our programs, students will find:|
|Caring professors:||to learn effectively|
|Laboratories:||to put into practice their evolving engineering, computer science knowledge|
|Compact classes:||to thrive with confidence|
|Internships:||to experience the “real world” while still in college|
|Corporate project opportunities:||to practice the synthesis and delivery of solutions to realistic problems|
What major will excite you? Take a look at our programs:
- Computer Science
- Civil Engineering
- Electrical Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
|Our research programs seek to improve our world. From collaborations with world-class partners, such as the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, to projects in biofuels, computer vision, mass spectrometry, software architecture for multi-core platforms, electromagnetics, electron transport in semiconductors and nano-structures, advanced infrastructure materials, nano/micro-structured materials for fuel cells, batteries, and super-capacitors, alternative and renewable energies, high-performance scientific and engineering computing, piezoelectric ultrasound power transmitting devices for medical implants, to name but a few, we contribute to developing new technologies and enhancing people lives|