About WSU Tri-Cities

As one of six campuses of the Washington State University system, WSU Tri-Cities’ tight-knit campus community blends hands-on learning with opportunities for research, access to a multitude of internships, personalized instruction and an active student life.

The University is driven by an ultimate goal of engaging students in hands-on learning through internships, co-ops and project-based courses. WSU Tri-Cities students are well prepared to enter the workforce job-ready and contribute to the economic vitality of this community.

WSU Mission

To advance knowledge through creative research and scholarship across a wide range of academic disciplines.

To extend knowledge through innovative educational programs in which emerging scholars are mentored to realize their highest potential and assume roles of leadership, responsibility, and service to society.

To apply knowledge through local and global engagement that will improve quality of life and enhance the economy of the state, nation, and world.