Health, clean energy, food production, economic opportunity, security—
advances made by WSU scientists raise quality of life worldwide.
Research and development expenditures
(National Science Foundation)
TOTAL EXPENDITURES FOR THE WSU SYSTEM, FY 2019
Education that spurs action
Majors for undergraduates
Generous financial support
In the 2019-20 academic year, WSU delivered $421.8 million in
financial aid and scholarships for undergraduate students system-wide. 75% of WSU undergraduates received some form of financial aid.
Graduate and professional programs
Top students from 87 countries target critical national and global problems, mentored by professors who are leaders in their fields.
Professional degree programs in medicine and pharmacy are offered at the WSU Spokane Health Sciences campus.
study abroad programs
in over 70 countries
Opportunities on all 7 continents (including Antarctica) deliver priceless lessons about culture, communication, and the common good.
WSU students in front of the Matterhorn in Zermatt, Switzerland.
Diverse student population
From across America and around the world
50 states represented
1,603 international students from 98 countries
top 39 universities nationally for policies and practices supportive of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students and allies ( Campus Pride Index, 2021)
Fun and academically supportive on-campus living
*The number of students living on campus in Fall 2020 was significantly lower than in previous years because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Huge choice of activities
Fostering scholarly achievement
Low ratio of students to instructional faculty
Small undergraduate classes
81% have fewer than 50 students
Advancing knowledge in hundreds of disciplines
28 million+ items accessible through a library consortium
Terrell Library Dome
Unstoppable school spirit
WSU PULLMAN ALUMNI WORLDWIDE (2020)
An alumni association that’s 41,000 members strong
System that serves citizens statewide and worldwide
Statewide enrollment at campuses and online*
Pullman 19,900 students
Online (Global Campus) 4,021
Total enrollment 31,159*
*2020 headcount enrollment reporting is based on the federal Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) definition, which excludes students enrolled exclusively in Education Abroad (E_A 300 class), Cooperative Agreement, and for audit only.