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

The spring 2019 orientation program has passed.

Contact the Student Resource Center at 360-546-9155 or as soon as possible to determine your next steps.

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