College of Arts and Sciences

Student Resources


John Fraire, VP for student affairs, with students

Student Resources

Student Services

  • Office of the Dean of Students
  • Access Center  
    Learn what's needed to document and receive reasonable accommodation for a disability.
  • Cougar Success
    As a college student you are undoubtedly enjoying the fun and freedom that comes with living away from home. But it is common to experience bumps in the road from time to time along your journey. Cougar Success Resources can help you get over those bumps when they arise.
  • Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center
    GIESORC promotes a safe and welcoming campus climate that fosters education, empowerment, and tolerance for LGBTQA students, faculty, and staff.
  • Multicultural Student Services
    MSS works to promote the successful transition, persistence, achievement, and graduation of multicultural students.
  • Student Assistance Programs
    Student Assistance serves as an initial point of reference for students facing challenges, either academic or personal, affecting their college experience.
  • Student Affairs
    The Division of Student Affairs is committed to maximizing the student experience from the minute they first make contact with WSU all the way until they graduate and become contributing members of our global society. Visit Student Affairs Resources for useful quick links.
  • University Ombudsman
    The ombudsman provides information on WSU policies and procedures and helps resolve problems and grievances through informal investigation and mediation.
  • Women's Resource Center
    This center assists, supports, and mentors women at WSU and serves as a home base for many programs and projects presented by women's groups on campus.

Assistance with Course Work

  • Writing Center
    The Writing Center offers free peer tutoring and other services to assist undergraduate and graduate students with college writing assignments.
  • Math Learning Center
    Free tutor-assisted help is offered during fall and spring semesters by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.
  • Peer Tutoring
    One-on-one tutoring is available in a number of subjects beginning at $10/hour.
  • eTutoring
    WSU is a member of the Northwest eTutoring Consortium, which offers free online tutoring to all WSU students in accounting, anatomy and physiology, biology, chemistry, economics, math (through calculus), Microsoft Office 2007, Spanish, statistics, and writing.

Selective Programs

  • Honors College
    The Honors College offers a rigorous academic experience for high-achieving scholars from many backgrounds and majors. Although the typical student enters directly from high school, applications are also accepted from current college students.
  • McNair Achievement Program
    Undergraduates planning to pursue a Ph.D. who (a) qualify as low-income and first-generation OR (b) are from a group underrepresented in graduate education may be eligible for the federally funded McNair Achievement Program. Students should apply at the end of freshman year.
  • Student Support Services Program
    This program supports students with academic need who are also first-generation college students, low-income, or having a documented disability. Application is required.

Student Conduct

Policies and Procedures

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