High School & Community College

Counselor Resources

Deadline Update: 
WSU Tri-Cities has extended the deadline for the undergraduate application, given the recent announcement to offer additional in-person learning experiences in fall 2021.
Freshman complete admissions application – March 15
Transfer admissions application – July 15
Scholarship application – March 15

Note: We will still be accepting admission applications throughout the summer.

Welcome Counselors!

We have compiled information about applying to WSU Tri-Cities, important dates, websites, frequently called numbers and much more!

If you need more assistance please contact the WSU Tri-Cities Office of Admissions anytime at 509-372-7250 or tricities.admissions@wsu.edu.

Frequently Used Numbers:

REMINDER: The priority application deadline for fall semester is March 15.

Note: We will still be accepting applications throughout the summer.

Achievement Awards

WSU Tri-Cities offers achievement awards for both resident and non-resident freshmen.

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Connect with us!

CHAT LIVE!
We have admissions staff managing our live room via Zoom. You will need to download the app on your phone, mobile device, or computer to access. We are available Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. (PT).

PERSONAL APPOINTMENTS
You can schedule a one-on-one appointment to ensure that we have what you need for your students. Contact us at 509-372-7250 or tricities.admissions@wsu.edu. Your student can also fill out a virtual appointment request.

CAMPUS VISIT PROGRAMS
All campus visits are on hiatus as part of our precautionary measures related to COVID-19, but we’re happy to schedule a virtual visit.

REQUEST RECRUITMENT MATERIALS
If you would like to have recruitment materials available for your students contact us at 509-372-7250 or tricities.admisisons@wsu.edu. We would be happy to send you material to share with your students.

VIRTUAL WORKSHOPS
We want to collaborate with you and bring some of our workshops to your students. These run approximately one hour, and we have topics that you can choose from.

SOCIAL MEDIA
Stay current on what is taking place on campus and in the community.

Important Dates

Thursday, October 1 | FAFSA Opens

Students may begin filling out the FAFSA for the 2020 academic year. Remind them that there are also other scholarships and types of aid available through WSU.

Thursday, October 1 | WASFA Opens

Students may begin filling out the WASFA for the 2020 academic year. Remind them that there are other scholarships and types of aid available through WSU.

Sunday, January 31 | Priority Application Date

In order to serve students and their families better, fall 2021 applicants who have completed their applications by the priority deadline are considered for Academic Achievement Awards.

Sunday, January 31 | WSU General Scholarship Deadline

To be considered for WSU campus-wide and WSU Tri-Cities scholarships, students must submit their WSU General Scholarship application by January 31.

Sunday, January 31 | FAFSA & WASFA Priority Deadline

Applicants who submit their financial aid application by this date are assured full consideration for financial aid available.

Saturday, May 1 | Deadline Extended for Advance Tuition Deposit Due

Help your students secure their spot at WSU Tri-Cities. By paying their advanced tuition deposit they are one step closer to their first day at WSU Tri-Cities.

Important Dates

Thursday, October 1 | FAFSA Opens
Students may begin filling out the FAFSA for the 2020 academic year. Remind them that there are also other scholarships and types of aid available through WSU.

Thursday, October 1 | WASFA Opens
Students may begin filling out the WASFA for the 2020 academic year. Remind them that there are other scholarships and types of aid available through WSU.

Sunday, January 31 | WSU General Scholarship Deadline
To be considered for WSU campus-wide and WSU Tri-Cities scholarships, students must submit their WSU General Scholarship application by January 31.

Monday, March 15 | FAFSA & WASFA Priority Deadline
Applicants who submit their financial aid application by this date are assured full consideration for financial aid available. *Note:  January 31st deadline has been extended to March 15.

Monday, March 15 | Priority Freshman Admission Application Date
In order to serve students and their families better, fall 2021 applicants who have completed their applications by the priority deadline are considered for Academic Achievement Awards. *Note:  January 31st deadline has been extended to March 15

Saturday, May 1 | Deadline Extended for Advance Tuition Deposit Due
Help your students secure their spot at WSU Tri-Cities. By paying their advanced tuition deposit they are one step closer to their first day at WSU Tri-Cities.

Thursday, July 15 | Priority Transfer Admission Application Date
In order to serve students and their families better, fall 2021 applicants who have completed their applications by the priority deadline are considered for Academic Achievement Awards. *Note:  January 31st deadline has been extended to July 15