The 2019–20 tuition increase is the first in seven years for graduate and non‑resident students.
The Regents will discuss tuition, budget, goals and property purchases.
The proposal will be considered by the university’s Board of Regents on June 7 and would apply to graduate and undergraduate students.
Other items approved included the refinancing of 2009 Trust and Building Fee Revenue Bonds and the creation of a new Center for Arts and Humanities.
WSU Regents set to meet May 2–3 in Spokane.
Regents to consider approval for additional athletics expenditure exceeding $250,000
WSU Regents to meet for a reception and dinner in Seattle.
The measures were considered during the board’s regularly scheduled March meeting at the WSU Everett campus Friday.
The Board of Regents will hold its regularly scheduled meeting March 7‑8 at WSU Everett.
The board also authorized WSU President Kirk Schulz to settle a lawsuit connected to a potential data breach that occurred following the theft of a university hard drive in 2017.