Dates & Deadlines

Deadline Update: 
WSU Tri-Cities has extended the deadline for the scholarship and undergrad admission 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
WSU no longer using SAT and ACT in admissions process.

Undergraduate Admissions

PRIORITY ADMISSIONS DEADLINES

TermDateSemester start date
Fall 2021March 15Classes begin Aug. 23, 2021
Summer 2021March 15Classes begin May/June, 2021
Spring 2022Nov. 15Classes begin Jan. 10, 2022

Questions?

For answers, call the Admissions Office at 509-372-7250 or send us an email.

These undergraduate programs have additional applications required to certify into the major:

ProgramDate
EducationMarch 1 (fall start only)
NursingDec. 20 (fall) or July 10 (spring)

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Application Date
University-wide scholarships application January 31 (this application allows students to be eligible for WSU campus wide and WSU Tri-Cities scholarships)
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)New Students: Apply between October 1 and January 31
Washington Application for State Financial Aid (WASFA)New Students: Apply between October 1 and January 31

Questions?

For answers, call Financial Aid at 509-372-7228 or send us an email.

Graduate Priority Admissions

Please note: Academic departments may have earlier or later deadlines, so we recommend you contact them if the information is not listed on the degree programs page.

TermDateSemester start date
Fall 2021January 10Classes begin Aug. 23, 2021
Spring 2021July 1 Classes begin Jan. 11, 2021