Nearly one out of every three WSU students are the first in their family to attend college, peaking at WSU Vancouver, where more than 40 percent are first-generation college students.
Preparations are underway for what could be a record-breaking number of first-year students at WSU’s Pullman campus this fall.
Applications from high-ability students have climbed 30 percent since the launch of a specialty recruiting effort, which this year added another component: the Faculty Call-a-Thon.
Eric Scott started as director of student development in Student Affairs and Enrollment on Jan. 2.
By Steve Nakata, Administrative Services
PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University will serve as a key contributing partner for a new center created to support the success of first-generation college students.
PULLMAN, Wash. – Community Colleges of Spokane in Pullman will conduct classes on the Washington State University campus beginning April 3, the first day of spring quarter.
By Jeffrey Dennison, WSU Tri-Cities
RICHLAND, Wash. – Washington State University Tri-Cities spring enrollment increased by approximately 21 percent from last spring, according to official numbers released Friday. Enrolled students, including undergraduate, transfer and graduate students, total 1,825.
By Maegan Murray, WSU Tri-Cities
RICHLAND, Wash. – Ryan Wagstaff felt ahead of his high school classmates intellectually and struggled to find his path – until he found the running start program at Washington State University Tri-Cities. It welcomes high school juniors and seniors to take university courses at no cost.
PULLMAN, Wash. – The Washington State University community – students, faculty, staff, alumni and other supporters – is invited to provide input as the external review of the university’s student conduct process moves forward.