Washington State University
Ranked #212 U.S. News & World Report – Best National Rankings 2023
Why Washington State University?
Why Washington State University? Since 1890, Washington State University (WSU) has educated the next generation of innovators. WSU places a strong emphasis on learning by doing and encourages students to apply their knowledge in the real world. A Tier 1 research institution, WSU students learn from faculty and researchers who are leaders in their fields. WSU’s programs are ranked among the best nationally in the fields of engineering, computer science, hospitality and business.
Campus and location
Washington State University campuses
Located in America’s Northwest region near Seattle and Spokane, the city of Pullman is home to Washington State University’s flagship campus. Pullman is a picture-perfect college town. The community is built around the university, creating a vibrant and student-centric culture.
Costs and Entry Requirements
While tuition fees, accommodation prices and food costs may vary depending on your chosen degree, student residences and personal spending habits, below you'll find an estimated cost of attendance at Washington State University
Approximate amount per year (USD)
$28,385 - $28,385
$3,663 - $5,736
$895 - $1,575
$2,296 - $2,296
Please visit Washington State University's website for the most up-to-date scholarship availability and details.
Typical entry requirements for Washington State University are shown below. Please note that specific admissions requirements may vary by academic program.
Academic Entry RequirementsGPA: 2.7
English Language Requirements
IELTS: 6.5 TOEFL: 75 Duolingo: 105 PTEA: 56
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Boeing Mentorship Program A mentor from Boeing will teach you the ins and outs of the aerospace industry and opportunities at Boeing and provide general career guidance. Mentors regularly communicate with students in engineering, computer science, business, communication and economics majors by email and visit with students on campus at least once during the program. Carson College Mentors for Business With the evolution of technology, financial regulations and global competition, it’s crucial to graduate with the business savvy that can adapt to today’s ever-changing market. Carson mentors provide guidance and insight to teach soon-to-be professionals and start-up entrepreneurs how to make informed decisions.
Services and facilities
WSU students use Pullman’s excellent public transit system free of charge, and the university’s rent-a-ride, bike sharing, and night time safe ride programs. The transit buses are free when you show your Cougar Card to ride to nearby destinations on and off campus. International Programs provides free student pick-up from the Pullman airport at the start of each semester.
Language Learning Resource Center (LLRC)
Students can get help with English speaking, listening, writing, reading, pronunciation, grammar and university coursework and help with:
Research skills, the WSU library website, formatting assignments in Word, and practicing presentations.
ITA exam preparation and university coursework.
The LLRC offers workshops on career preparedness, access to computers, desk spaces, and a library.
WSU offers academic and professional mentoring options allowing you to get the advice you need to succeed at WSU and in the workforce from the people you know best: your peers, your professors and industry leaders. The Peer Mentor Program assists international students in their personal, academic, social and cultural adjustment to studying and living in the United States and at WSU. Visit ip.wsu.edu/on-campus/peer-mentors
How to apply
How to apply
https://apply.partnerportal.intoglobal.com/ Application Fee: $70
Fall: Rolling basis Spring: Rolling basis
Application documents required to receive an offer
High School Transcripts High School Diploma Passport English Test Score University Transcript (transfer students) Proof of Degree (transfer students) Unofficial documents are permitted for evaluation purposes. Official transcripts are required prior to attendance at WSU.
Testing codesTOEFL: 4705
Fall: Rolling basis Spring: Rolling basis Confirmation dates may change. Please check with your admissions advisor for the latest information.
Preparing for arrival
Create Online Student Account: https://ip.wsu.edu/future-students/admitted-students/ Register for Orientation: https://orientation.wsu.edu/ Apply for Housing (On-Campus and/or Off-Campus): https://housing.wsu.edu/housing-essentials/apply-for-housing/ Airport Transfer Options Available: https://ip.wsu.edu/future-students/admitted-students/new-student-checklist/ Complete Immunization and Health Forms: https://cougarhealth.wsu.edu/medical-services/specialty-care-and-services/immunizations/required-immunizations/ Enroll in Student Health Insurance: https://cougarhealth.wsu.edu/billing-and-insurance/student-insurance/international-student-insurance/ Submit Photo for Student Card: https://ip.wsu.edu/future-students/admitted-students/new-student-checklist/ Take Placement Tests (Math, English, etc.): https://ip.wsu.edu/future-students/admitted-students/new-student-checklist/ Submit Final/Official Transcripts and Test Scores: https://ip.wsu.edu/future-students/admitted-students/new-student-checklist/official-transcripts/ Pay Tuition and Fees: https://bursar.wsu.edu/internationalstudpay/
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