ROAR New Student Orientation

Group of students smiling at camera. ROAR New Student Orientation.

Students starting in summer and fall 2016

We welcome you to the Cougar family and look forward to meeting you at ROAR!

Whether you are a freshman, Running Start student, transfer or international student, plan to attend ROAR New Student 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

Freshman students

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

Get started

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).

Get started

Running Start students

I will have completed running start courses before I begin classes at WSU Vancouver.

Get started

Family program

I am the parent or family member of a new WSU Vancouver student.

Get started

Graduate, non-degree and international students

I am attending WSU Vancouver as a graduate, non-degree or international student.

Get started


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