Visit us

Visit the only four-year research university in Southwest Washington!

There is nothing like being on a college campus to know if it’s the right fit for you! WSU Vancouver is pleased to offer in-person campus tours by appointment.

These 45-minute tours are led by a Student Ambassador who will tell you about WSU Vancouver, share their own experiences and answer your questions. An admissions counselor will be available before and after each tour to answer admissions and financial aid questions.

Campus tour registration

High school and community college partners—schedule a group visit.

Questions about visiting campus?

For answers, contact the Cougar Center at 360-546-9779 or

WSU Vancouver
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave.
Vancouver, WA 98686

Campus map and directions

Live virtual campus tour

Visit campus from anywhere in the world! A current student ambassador will "walk" you along a tour route in a live, 45-minute interactive tour, stopping at each building and sharing campus highlights and personal experiences. Ask questions along the way and get a feel for life as a VanCoug.

Virtual tour registration

On-demand tours

You're invited

Join us for Preview Days

Learn about WSU Vancouver through a variety of presentations and Q&A sessions with students, faculty and staff.

Preview Days

Attend an Admissions presentation

Learn about the application process, financial aid, degrees offered, common myths, student life opportunities and more.

Admissions 101 and 201

Attend an A – Z of Paying for College workshop

Learn how financial aid and scholarships work. Open to all prospective students no matter the college you choose. These workshops are held multiple times throughout the semester.

A – Z workshop

Coming from high school with college credit

If you're earning college credit while in high school, get your questions answered at our virtual event: How does my college credit transfer to WSU Vancouver? What majors are available? How much is tuition and what are the resources to help me pay for college? Who is available to help me? What are my next steps? Hear from an Admissions Counselor how to smoothly transition to WSU Vancouver.

Transferring Credit to WSU

Classroom to Career

Interested in college, but undecided about a major? You're not alone. Match your talents, interest, experiences, preferences and values with degree programs.

Classroom to Career

Admitted Student Reception

Join WSU Vancouver students and staff to learn about your next steps, review your financial aid and get a glimpse into student life. Invitations are sent each spring to admitted students.

On-demand tours

Campus tour video

Virtual campus walkthrough


Contact the Cougar Center at 360-546-9779 or

Alex Nevue

"Small class sizes, easily accessible faculty and a community feel on campus were all aspects I was looking for. WSU Vancouver has all of these and more but with the public school price tag."

—Alex Nevue, B.S., biology