News and Announcements
WSU migrant student program gets $2.1-million
Published on: July 24, 2017
The U.S. Department of Education granted Washington State University’s College Assistance Migrant Program more than $2.1-million to continue its services for another five years.
Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center to open August 2017
Published on: July 21, 2017
After three years of planning and construction, the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center will open this August on the south end of campus. The uniquely designed building, inspired by the vision of President Elson Floyd, is the outcome of significant collaboration between students, staff, faculty, architects, designers and community members.
WSU key partner for new national center supporting first-generation students
Published on: July 20, 2017
Washington State University will serve as a key contributing partner for a new national center created to support the success of first-generation college students.
WSU students return as mentors at migrant academy
Published on: July 13, 2017
When Gizelle Sandoval arrived on the Washington State University campus a few years ago for the Dare to Dream Math and Science Academy, the high school junior wasn’t sure wasn’t sure she wanted to be here. The only world she knew was helping her parents pick fruit in the Yakima Valley, and she didn’t care much for school.
WSU provides support network for students experiencing mental distress
Published on: May 30, 2017
Supporting fellow Cougs during times of need is the key to a tightknit and healthy Cougar family; that’s why it is important to take into account the mental wellbeing of yourself and others as students prepare to take final exams and complete the fall semester.