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WSU International Student Tutorial

Welcome to the WSU International Student Tutorial.
We are eager to meet you!

This tutorial will help you get ready for your journey at WSU the best way possible.

The Tutorial has 2 required parts.

  1. The virtual Canvas course
    • You will be enrolled in and take a self-paced WSU Canvas course between June 2021 and September 2021. You will need to watch several short, required videos and complete quizzes as you prepare to join WSU. This information will help you prepare for the face-to-face orientation when you get here. Log in to WSU Canvas here to get started:
  2. The face-to-face tutorial when you arrive at WSU that is designed just for you 
    • Check the chart below for the type of student you are, and plan to arrive in time to attend the required orientation. Orientation will provide you with important information about meeting your basic needs such as housing, help you make connections and build friends, and teach you more about academic preparedness, social identity, campus engagement, how WSU can support you, and more!

Orientation Schedule

Student level:Graduate Direct Entry
Graduate BridgeUndergraduate Direct EntryUndergraduate BridgeAcademic English (ESL)
Late-arrival Bridge
Date, location, times:Aug. 17
Bryan Hall
9:45 a.m. PDT
Aug. 17
Kruegel Hall
8 a.m. PDT
Aug. 18
Bryan Hall
9:45 a.m. PDT
Aug. 18
Kruegel Hall
8 a.m. PDT
Aug. 19 & 20
Kruegel Hall
9 a.m. PDT both days

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Questions about vaccinations? We’ll take care of you!
A. Find more information here:  You do not have to be vaccinated to come to WSU. You do not have to quarantine upon arrival. You do need to get vaccinated after your arrive or apply for a personal exception to vaccination. If you have been vaccinated in your country, WSU will review that vaccination and determine whether or not you should be vaccinated in the U.S.

Q. Do you want to get picked up from the airport? We can’t wait to see you!
A. Sign up for airport-pick up here:

Q. Get ready to live where you study. Need help with Housing?
A. Apply for WSU Housing here:

Q. Ready to get involved and make friends that become family?
A. If you are an undergraduate student, consider joining the International Students’ Council:
If you are a graduate student, consider joining the Graduate and Professional Student Association: