Deadlines Fast Approaching: Feb. 15

There’s no need to panic, but make sure you’re on track to complete your application materials by the priority application deadline on Feb. 15. Here’s what you’ll need to submit. Your admission application and fee. Your scholarship application. Your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). If you need help submitting your FAFSA, EWU’s Financial … Read more

What freshmen want: Career Services

While you’re working on your application to EWU, think about this: 70 percent of students at public universities want career planning advice as freshmen. Which is why you need to check out Career Services at Eastern Washington University. From day one, you can take advantage of one of EWU’s best resources. (You can even use … Read more

New look, new website

If you’re new to EWU Admissions, carry on as if everything is normal. But if you’ve been to the site before, you’ll notice some big changes. A new look. We’ve updated colors, fonts and images. (Lots of red! Go Eagles!) The new-look website is also made from 100% real EWU student. Whether you’re looking at … Read more

Like to shred? Then shred Spokane.

Little known and entirely unexpected fact: Spokane has an intensely vibrant skateboard subculture. Hop aboard the free bus to downtown Spokane some summer morning and count the designers, shopkeeps and students bombing down the South Hill to grab a coffee or complete a few jumps before the day begins. Even at EWU, the skateboard is … Read more

Should I take classes at a school that isn't regionally accredited?

Normally we wouldn’t tackle this sometimes prickly question in a public forum, but we’ve been seeing more applications from students who took course credits at schools without regional accreditation. In many of these situations, those credits don’t transfer to EWU. Sometimes students wonder if it’s a for-profit versus nonprofit issue, but it’s actually much more … Read more

Closing the freshman application May 15

EWU has received a record number of applications for Fall 2012, and to keep class sizes small, we’re closing the freshman application May 15. If you will be applying for admission as a freshman, you need to submit your application before May 15. You still have time! The application for transfer students and international students … Read more