French Administration Building Pullman, WA 99164 509-335-5586
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About Washington State University
  • Year of Foundation 1890
  • Size of Campus 1745 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 19,585
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 52% 48% 8%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $8,080 In state, $19,122 Out of state
  • Room and Board $9,644
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 21,312
WSU students actively engage in issues to create positive change. They make their mark through civic engagement, or through involvement in more than 300 student clubs and organizations, student government, and multicultural student centers. Many students help others succeed by serving as a mentor or peer tutor in writing, engineering, or other subjects. The Pullman campus welcomes international students from nearly 100 countries and fosters interaction among scholars of diverse cultures and perspectives.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of honor societies Total of 23 honor societies. See web site (www. wsu. edu/future-students/student-life) for details.
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 15
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) See web site (http: //getinvolved. wsu. edu/guide) for details.
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 18%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) See web site (http: //getinvolved. wsu. edu/guide) for details.
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 24
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 23
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus See web site (www. wsu. edu/future-students/student-life) for details.
  • Number of students in fraternities 24
  • Percent students who are frat members 14%
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train Spokane WA (80)
  • Distance to nearest bus Pullman WA (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Spokane WA (80), Pullman WA (3)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 18%
  • Number of students using college housing 35%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 97%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (44%), women's dorms (10%), men's dorms (5%), sorority housing (11%), fraternity housing (8%), apartments for married students (11%), apartment for single students (10%), special housing for international students (1%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 53%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 30
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 27%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 2%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 3,913,287
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Computer Courses No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 46,540
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 355
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Museums Museum of Anthropology Art Museum Conner Museum Culver Memorial Jacklin & McCaw Geological Collections,Drucker Collection, Historic Textiles and Costume CollectionJames Entomological CollectionJewett Observatory and University PlanetariumMy
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Books in Library 2,195,306
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 2,200
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number of e-books 27,728
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 100
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions 30,936
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 6,000
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 2 years 79%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Idaho)
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,676
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 24%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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