Discover Day

Discover the WSU difference and the Tri-Cities experience

Discover Days are a hands-on opportunity for future Cougars to learn more about Washington State University Tri-Cities and its many opportunities. You’ll go home knowing what makes the Cougar community so special.

This event is for freshman and transfer students who have applied to WSU Tri-Cities. Prospective students and walk-on participants are not eligible. Registration is required for this event. By participating in this program, you’ll receive a one-time visitation award* of $300 if you decide to enroll at WSU Tri-Cities.

*This award serves as a tuition waiver and will apply directly to your WSU tuition.

Event dates and times

  • NURSING ONLY – Thursday, Feb. 15; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
  • Tuesday, Feb. 27; 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm (*Nursing is not scheduled for this date. Please select another option.)
  • Saturday, March 31; 10:00 am to 12:30 pm
  • Saturday, April 14; 10:00 am to 12:30 pm

Event schedules

Tuesday, Feb. 27

Check-in and Information Fair 
5:30 pm to 6:00 pm

After check-in, head to the Information Fair to speak with staff and students about financial topics, orientation, admission next steps, and much more.

Academic-Based Information Session 
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Attend an interactive session based on your major or field of interest. Learn more about your area of study from students, faculty, and staff.

New Student Experience 
7:10 pm to 7:40 pm

Discover how to set yourself up for success at WSU Tri-Cities. At this session, you will learn more about the New Student Experience. This two-part event is where you will register for an undergraduate advising session and new student orientation. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions about placement exams, transferring credit, and much more.

Wrap Up and Next Steps
7:40 pm to 8:00 pm

Admission staff will be on-site to answer any specific questions you have regarding your next steps.

 

Saturday, March 31 & Saturday, April 14

Check-in and Information Fair 
10:00 am to 10:30 am

After check-in, head to the Information Fair to speak with staff and students about financial topics, orientation, admission next steps, and much more.

Academic-Based Information Session 
10:30 am to 11:30 am

Attend an interactive session based on your major or field of interest. Learn more about your area of study from students, faculty, and staff.

New Student Experience 
11:40 am to 12:10 pm

Discover how to set yourself up for success at WSU Tri-Cities. At this session, you will learn more about the New Student Experience. This two-part event is where you will register for an undergraduate advising session and new student orientation. This is a great opportunity to ask any questions about placement exams, transferring credit, and much more.

Wrap Up and Next Steps
12:10 pm to 12:30 pm

Admission staff will be on-site to answer any specific questions you have regarding your next steps.

Questions?

If you have questions please don’t hesitate to give us a call at 509-372-7250.

Still deciding on what area of study to pursue at WSU Tri-Cities? Take our majors quiz and discover what opportunities are available to you here on campus.