After you're admitted

Welcome, future VanCoug!

You are among a special group of students who make up the WSU Vancouver community. We’re glad you’ve joined us. Now what?

If you need help with any of these steps, contact your admissions counselor.

1. Confirm your enrollment

Tell us you're planning to enroll at WSU Vancouver! This also allows you to sign up for New Coug Orientation.

Confirm enrollment

Admitted to another WSU campus? Submit the Change of Campus Form to apply to WSU Vancouver. Plans changed? Request a future term or cancel your application.

2. Understand your costs and financial aid opportunities

Apply for financial aid if you haven't yet. Review estimated costs of attending WSU Vancouver and take action on your financial aid offer.

Attend an A – Z of Paying for College Workshop to get your questions answered. You’ll be amazed what you can pick up in just one hour!

Workshop schedule

3. Register for orientation

Orientation is required for all new undergraduates. Get prepared for the student experience and a successful transition to WSU Vancouver.

Learn about New Coug Orientation

4. Looking for housing?

WSU Vancouver does not offer housing on campus. Learn about living nearby.

5. Say hello on social media

Ask about life at WSU Vancouver or anything else that is on your mind.

Butch T. Cougar waving WSU Coug head flag in campus quad.


Contact the Cougar Center at 360-546-9779 or