You’re considered a freshman if you’re applying to WSU for the academic year immediately after graduating from high school (even if you’re in Running Start) or you haven’t attended college since high school graduation.
Freshman Student Information
You’re considered a transfer student if you attended an accredited college or university after your high school graduation, but not including the summer immediately following your graduation.
Transfer Student Information
You’re considered a returning student if you previously attended any WSU campus as an undergraduate degree-seeking student and have been away from WSU for two or more semesters.
Returning Student Information
You’re considered a non-degree student if you want to take a few courses for personal enlightenment or a certificate and don’t intend to join a degree program.
Non-Degree Student Information
You’re considered a post degree student if you have already completed a degree from another university.
Post Bachelor’s Student Information
The WSU general scholarship application will put you in the running for hundreds of WSU scholarships.
WSU General Scholarship Information
You’re considered an international student if you are not a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and you require a visa to study in the U.S.
International Student Information
If you are interested in pursuing a graduate degree, check out the WSU Graduate School for more information.
Graduate Student Information