WSU News


Flag Lowering

Governor Inslee hereby directs that Washington State and United States flags at all state agency facilities be lowered to half-staff on Monday, May 25, 2015, in recognition of Memorial Day. This federal holiday is in remembrance of the people who died while serving in the country’s armed forces.Continue reading


June – Human Resource Services Newsletter – HR Source

Human Resource Services (HRS) is pleased to announce the publication of HR Source, an online newsletter that will be published electronically each month. HR Source will include information on upcoming training and events, benefit updates and other HR information that will be useful for all employees.

The newsletter will be published through WSU Announcements the fourth Friday of each month and will be available on the HRS website at:


Moscow van pool openings for summertime day riders

The motor pool van from Moscow to WSU has regular openings for day riders during the summer months. The van leaves Moscow from the Eastside Marketplace at 6:55 a.m. and picks up riders at the Moscow Post Office (7:00 a.m.) and the Palouse Empire Mall (7:05 a.m.). Departure from campus is at 4:10 p.m.  Continue reading


Sleep for Success Workshop

Sleep is a major factor in college success. Even during the summer, we deal with factors that keep us up late studying or out late with friends.

Come to our Sleep for Success workshop on June 2 and learn just how much sleep can impact your success in life.

Sign up on CougSync or call 335-WELL for more information.


Keys found

Keys found on sidewalk near parking lot across from Ensminger Pavilion. Contact Andrea at 335-2636 to identify and claim.


Palouse Chapter of WSU Alumni Wine Tour

Join fellow Cougs and friends for the second annual Wine Tour! The group will depart from the Lewis Alumni Centre on Saturday, June 13, and head to Spokane where we will spend the day visiting some great wineries. All attendee’s will receive a wine glass, lunch and snacks. Lunch will include your choice of sandwich (chicken bacon avocado, roast beef, roast turkey, or salmon BLT) with a side salad. Register by May 30. We hope to see you there!



Stadium Way Closure 5/21 & 5/22

Due to unforeseen conditions, Stadium Way traffic will be re-routed in the area of Ferdinand’s Lane.  Please follow traffic signage and personnel.  We apologize for the short notice and appreciate your patience as this work is completed.
Jason Harper


Shared Leave

Andrea Southard, Student Affairs, has been approved for shared leave.

Those interested in donating leave can contact Human Resource Services, 335-4521, or send in a shared-leave donation form to zip 1014, French 139.  WSU Policies & Procedures Manual Section 60.58 has information about Shared Leave and forms that can be copied for use.

Questions about the procedures to donate earned leave to any approved individual can be directed to Sally Wickizer ( at Human Resource Services.