Kolod Aljohani is an International Student from Saudi Arabia. She and her husband Tariq Alrefai came to EWU three years ago after he researched midsized colleges with reputable engineering programs. He liked that EWU’s main campus was in a small town as this would keep … [Read more...] about Kolod Aljohani Finds Strength at EWU
In April, EWU hosted one of the largest admissions events in over 10 years, Admitted Student Day. We filled the two largest auditoriums on campus, nearly filled a third, and an estimated 1,000 people took part in the day-long event. For those students looking to make their … [Read more...] about Admitted Student Day: The Things You Missed About Admissions
Everyone needs good vibes in the last few days before a deadline, so we've put together a college application playlist to tell you how we feel about your application and to give you some motivational melodies this Valentine's Day weekend. Fair warning: all links … [Read more...] about College Application Playlist
You may have seen the news: 472,000 students have been waitlisted for community colleges in California. To put that number in perspective, that's bigger than the entire population of cities like Kansas City, Atlanta, Minneapolis, St. Louis or Oakland. It's almost as many … [Read more...] about Waitlisted in California?
It’s the time of year when students worry less about admissions and more about financial aid, and because you’ve got questions, we’ve put together some answers. But First … You’ve Got Time Relax. Do some yoga. Find your inner Zen. You have until May 1 to confirm your … [Read more...] about I’m admitted, but where’s my financial aid?
A record number of applications arrived on Feb. 15 this year, and that means more and more students waited until the absolute last minute to apply. Unfortunately, many students who wait end up missing the priority application deadline, which means they're at a disadvantage … [Read more...] about I missed the priority deadline? Now what?
If you're working on your application (we love it if you are!), you probably need some music to power you through the process and the holiday. Even if your application is done and all you're doing is noshing on chocolate hearts, a little music might be a good thing. Just a … [Read more...] about Valentine's Day Playlists
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 … [Read more...] about Deadlines Fast Approaching: Feb. 15
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 … [Read more...] about New look, new website
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 … [Read more...] about Closing the freshman application May 15