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

Welcome to WSU Vancouver! New students have many items of business to complete prior to the start of the term. The following information will assist your transition to your new campus.

Registering for classes is one of your priorities as a new student. Check myWSU to determine your scheduled registration time.


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

Post-bachelor, graduate, non-degree-seeking and RN to BSN students are not required to participate in ROAR Orientation.

Graduate students—Advising questions? Contact your individual department. Inquire if they offer an orientation program.


International students

All international students starting at WSU Vancouver are required to attend International Student Orientation prior to having their record registered. Undergraduate international students must also attend a mandatory ROAR program.

If you are traveling from out of the country and are not able to attend any of the available dates, please email van.roar@wsu.edu.

International Student Orientation

Please bring your most recent I-20, passport, visa and I-94 to the check-in.

Check back in late spring or summer 2021 for more information about International Student Orientation. Please send questions to van.dso@wsu.edu


More information

Event accommodations

If you have a food allergy or a disability that requires special materials, services or assistance, fill out and submit the ROAR Accommodation Request Form at soon as possible to alert us of your specific needs.

New student checklist

Ease your transition by reviewing the resources and to-do items on the New Student Checklist.