Western Undergraduate Exchange

$10,000 per year

With the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), an out-of-state student may receive a $10,000 award, renewable for up to an additional three years. Qualified students receive the award automatically and are notified upon their offer of admission to WSU Vancouver. No additional action or forms are required for consideration.

Eligibility

Freshman eligibility

Awarded to admitted freshmen with a minimum 3.0 unweighted high school grade point average (GPA).

Transfer eligibility

Awarded to admitted transfer students with 27+ transferable semester credit hours with a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

If you don’t have 27 transferable semester credits, you must have a minimum unweighted high school GPA of 3.0 and a cumulative minimum transfer GPA of 3.0.

Additional eligibility requirements

To receive the award, you must also:

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.
  • Be a resident outside the state of Washington and charged nonresident tuition
  • Enroll at WSU Vancouver as a freshman or transfer student for fall or spring

This scholarship cannot be combined with other academic waiver awards and cannot be combined with other waiver programs over the cost of tuition and fees.

Renewal criteria

  • Remain in good academic standing according to WSU policies
  • Maintain 12 credits each semester at WSU Vancouver
  • Complete 24 graded semester credits by the end of each spring semester
  • Maintain nonresident status and maintain undergraduate, non-professional degree status
  • Continue enrollment at WSU Vancouver

Renewable for up to an additional three years (or a maximum of eight total semesters) or until attainment of first Bachelor’s degree, whichever comes first.

Eligibility requirements and award amounts are subject to change. For terms and conditions, visit financialaid.wsu.edu.

Be sure to fill out the WSU General Scholarship Application by Jan. 31 annually, and use the scholarship search tool to find additional scholarship opportunities.