Health & Safety


With an active student body and an abundance of  Tri-City sunshine, recreation is a big part of life on campus. We offer intramural and club sports, personal training, recreational events, and located right on the Columbia river. So no matter your interest or skill level, there’s always a great way to get involved with other Cougs.

Campus Health and Wellness

Washington State University Tri-Cities Campus Health and Wellness provides opportunities for faculty, staff and students to strive for balance and wellness. Wellness is an active, ongoing process which involves becoming aware of and taking steps toward a healthier, happier, more successful life. Learn more about wellness resources on campus.

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Fighting Hunger

WSU Tri-Cities provides free fresh and non-perishable items to needy students. This program helps bridge the gap for students so they can successfully meet the basic needs of their family. This project would not be successful without the generous support of the Richland Rotary Club and proud partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank.
Click here to learn more about the WSU Tri-Cities Cougar Cupboard.

Campus Safety

The Campus Safety and Security department support university function through two separate offices:
Environmental Health and Safety (EH&S)  is dedicated to promoting and supporting the university’s efforts to protect human health, safety, and the environment.  Campus Security is dedicated to maintaining a safe and secure campus environment for work, study, and research. Their purpose is to deter crimes against persons and property and to assist the university community in planning for and responding to emergencies. Learn more about Campus Safety and how to be informed!

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