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WSU EXPERIENCE WSU, Celebrating Diversity

Experience WSU, Celebrating Diversity is an in-depth event that welcomes you to the Cougar family. Exclusively for admitted students, this event provides a closer look at our academic programs and on-campus resources, our unique community, and opportunities that await you.

Saturday, March 26, 2022 |8 am – 4 pm  

We are excited to meet you and show you around! At Experience WSU you can:


All participants will attend a general session and keynote address, followed by breakout sessions and activities tailored to each student’s needs. The official event agenda will be provided the day of the event.

8:00 am - 9:00 amCheck in & Academic Services, Multicultural Services, & Resources FairLearn about the resources available to you at WSU academically, socially, and more in an open-house setting.
9:00 am - 9:45 amWelcome AddressJoin us for an overview of the program and a next-steps presentation for admitted students.
10:00 am - 11:00 pmAcademic ShowcasesExplore your academic area of interest in a personalized workshop led by WSU faculty and staff.
11:15 am - 12:15 pmStudent & Parent PanelsStudents will attend a panels to ask current students their questions on what life is really like at WSU. Parents will hear from professional staff in housing, campus safety, academic success, and more.
12:30 pm - 1:30 pmLunchEnjoy lunch in one of our three dining facilities.
1:45 pm - 3:45 pmResource PresentationsGet familiar with on-campus resources to help you through your WSU journey.
3:45 pm - End of dayOptional: Tours & Open HouseMeet current students like you and hear firsthand what life is like at WSU while enjoying a tour of campus.

*To qualify for the visit award through the Experience WSU event, students must be registered, attend, and participate in all components of the event. The Experience WSU visit award cannot be awarded to students receiving tuition waivers or payments that cover the value of full tuition. Read the full award eligibility requirements. 

Student Financial Services will post the visit award to the student’s account within a month after the event. If your award has not posted after three weeks, please contact us to confirm we have record of your attendance. The visit award cannot be deferred to future terms. Award eligibility and amount subject to change and available funding. 

Students may only register for and attend one admitted-student event, including Experience WSU or Future Cougars of Distinction (by invitation only).