ROAR Orientation

Welcome to the VanCoug family

We look forward to meeting you at ROAR! Whether you are a freshman, Running Start student, transfer or international student, plan to attend ROAR Orientation. Orientation is required for all new undergraduates.

Get prepared for the student experience and a successful transition to WSU Vancouver.

  • Hear from faculty, advisors and other campus leaders
  • Learn how to customize your education and open future career opportunities
  • Meet fellow new students and classmates
  • Tour campus to get an inside look at life at WSU Vancouver
  • Learn about exciting leadership and involvement opportunities

Students starting spring 2019

Attend orientation from 3 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3. Save the date and review next steps.

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Students starting summer or fall 2019

Browse the options below to learn about your orientation requirements.

Freshman and Running Start students

I anticipate graduating or have graduated from high school and have not been enrolled in college after the summer following high school graduation.

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Transfer students

I am not currently in high school and have attended an accredited college or university after high school graduation (not including the summer immediately following graduation).

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Post-bachelor, graduate, non-degree, RN to BSN and international students

I am attending WSU Vancouver as a post-bachelor, graduate, non-degree, RN to BSN or international student.

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For answers, contact the ROAR team at 360-546-9118 or