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WSU University Achievement Award

$2,000 per year (two years)

The University Achievement Award is automatically awarded and qualified students are notified upon their offer of admission to WSU.


Awarded to students based on a combination of a minimum 3.4 unweighted high school grade point average (GPA) and qualifying SAT or ACT test scores.

To receive the award, you must also:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S. (HB 1079 & DACA students eligible)
  • Be a resident of the state of Washington
  • Enroll at the Pullman campus as a freshman in 2020

This scholarship cannot be combined with the WSU Regents Scholarship, WSU Distinguished Regents Scholarship, or a National Merit award. 

If you meet and exceed the University Achievement Award eligibility, please review the Distinguished University Achievement Award for more information.


Renewal Criteria

Eligibility requirements and award amounts are subject to change.

Whether you are eligible for this particular award or not, be sure to also fill out the WSU general scholarship application by January 31 annually. It gives you the opportunity to be considered for more than 700 other scholarship programs.

Renewal Criteria: See terms and conditions at

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