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Admissions Key Contacts

Key contacts

For best service, include your WSU student ID number and full name when e-mailing with questions. Please also note that the University can release personal and financial data only in person (with valid ID) or by traditional mail.

Admission Counselors

WSU admission counselors are dedicated to helping you navigate the college admission process, from application through enrollment. They can answer all sorts of questions about campus life, financial aid, confirming your admission, and more.

Find your admission counselor’s contact information.

Admissions Office

Call the admission office toll-free at 888-GO-TO-WSU (888-468-6978) or e-mail

Colleges, Departments, and Programs

Find contact info and more information about WSU’s majors and academic departments.

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Student Financial Services helps all WSU students who are receiving state, federal, or university-based aid. For questions about financial aid — grants, loans, or work-study — call 509-335-9711 or e-mail For questions about scholarships, call 509-335-1059 or e-mail

International Students

If you are an international student, WSU International Programs’ student services office is here to help you. Call 509-335-4508 or email

International students can attend any Alive! or Transfer Days orientation session. Due to visa regulations that restrict arrival time, most international students attend the fall Alive session.

Contact the Office of International Programs with questions about orientation programs, visa regulations, arrival times, or anything else in the admission process.

Orientation and Visitation Programs

For questions about Alive! or Transfer Registration Days, call 509-335-4242 or e-mail

Campus (General)

Online directory

Search for student, faculty, and staff phone numbers, addresses, and e-mail addresses through the university directory.

Campus directory assistance by phone: 509-335-3564

How to contact WSU people or departments by mail

Use this address format to send mail to the University:

Individual Name (optional)
Washington State University
Department/Office Name
Pullman, WA 99164-(plus 4-digit mail code)

Note: Each department has its own unique zip+4 extension. Please include the department’s zip+4 extension when sending mail to WSU.


If you just don’t know where to start, ask the answerline!

Tell us a bit about yourself so we can send you the right information. (Lighter fields are required.)


Your Plans

Full Day Visits
  • Experience WSU A series of fall and spring semester events for admitted students. Experience what it’s like to live and learn at WSU.
  • Fall Preview Oct. 14 & 28 This full day of University life introduces you to our excellent academics and includes a residence hall tour, a chance to talk with current students, and more.
  • Game Day Tours Coming to a home football game? Add a tour to your day and see what academics and athletics is all about at WSU.
  • Future Cougars of Distinction An exclusive and invitation-only program for freshmen that provides top scholars an opportunity to get a behind-the-scenes overview of WSU.
  • Future Cougars Embracing Diversity An opportunity for underrepresented students to see first-hand all that WSU has to offer.
  • Out-of-State Experience A spring semester event for admitted non-resident students.

Campus tours
  • Walking Tours Prospective Students, sign up for a walking campus tour.
  • Group Tours Teachers, Counselors, and Professionals, plan a visit for your class or student group.

Find the right application for you below.

  • Freshman Use this application if you anticipate graduating from high school this academic year.
  • Transfer Use this application if you have attended college since graduating from high school.
  • Scholarships Make sure to apply for scholarships along with your admission application.
  • International Use this application if you are not a citizen or permanent resident of the United States of America.
  • Returning Student If you previously enrolled at any WSU campus, and have been away for more than one semester, use this application to reapply for admission.
  • Non-Degree Use this application if you don’t intend to complete a degree at WSU and will be taking courses for personal enrichment, transfer to another college, or a teaching endorsement.
  • Post-Degree Use the post-bachelor’s application if you’ve already earned a bachelor’s degree and want to add an additional degree or certificate.
  • Online Use this application if you want to earn a WSU degree online.  See the list of degrees offered online.

Not sure? Find out more about our different applications.

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