Vancouver Non-resident Academic Achievement Award

We've put a little aside for your education. About $7,000 a year. And then some.

If you're from outside Washington state and have top grades and test scores, you can get a dramatically reduced tuition rate at Washington State University.


Vancouver Non-resident Academic Achievement Award

The Vancouver Non-resident Academic Achievement Award is Washington State University Vancouver's way of recognizing incoming freshmen and transfer students with exceptional academic ability. This award will reduce your annual tuition significantly.

Save big money

A limited number of Vancouver Non-resident Achievement Awards will be offered to the following students on a first-come first-served basis:

Freshman Eligibility

Eligibility criteria for 2013 – 2014 is non-resident status for tuition paying purposes, high school grade point average (GPA) of 3.6 AND a combined SAT score of 1100 (excluding writing portion) or 24 ACT score.

Full-time enrollment required.

Transfer Eligibility

Eligibility criteria for 2013 – 2014 is non-resident status for tuition paying purposes AND a transfer grade point average (GPA) of 3.5.

Full-time enrollment required.

Apply for the award

To apply for this award, just apply for admission to WSU Vancouver by the priority application date of January 31.

Apply for admission now!


Renewing the award

After the first year, you'll be eligible to renew the award if you maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher, earn at least 24 graded credits per year, and retain residency outside the state of Washington.**

**To calculate the amount of the award, multiply resident tuition times 1.5, then subtract that amount from nonresident tuition. This will be the value of your scholarship. Because tuition rates vary annually, so will the amount of the award.