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Getting Started

Next Steps After Admission to WSU

Welcome to the Cougar Family! Learn what your next steps are after receiving your notification of admission to Washington State University.

Alive! New Student Orientation

Required program for every incoming WSU student.

Advising Resources

Advising at WSU

Information regarding academic advising policies and procedures.

Center for Civic Engagement

Get involved and give back to the community. The CCE office coordinates student and faculty engagement across the Palouse region to promote shared knowledge, research, and service to society.

Focus 2 Interest Self-Assessment

A self-guided career, major, and education planning tool designed to guide you through the steps of the career planning process. Accessible to WSU students only.

Majors and Minors at WSU

With 95 majors, 86 minors, and more than 100 in-major specializations at your fingertips, you can tailor your degree will reflect your interests and strengths.

Student Clubs

The hundreds of student clubs and organizations on the Pullman campus inspire and empower students and help them prepare for life after Washington State University through meaningful involvement.

WSU Catalog (4-year plans)

The online catalog includes the most recent changes to courses and degree requirements as approved by the Faculty Senate.


Academic Success Resources

Academic Success and Career Center

Open to all WSU students, the ASCC offers a wide variety of academic support and career services.

Access Center

Provides accommodations and services for all WSU students with disabilities, psychological or medical conditions, or temporary injuries that limit their access to the WSU environment.

Cougar Success Program

Designed as a “one-stop shop” for new or returning students looking for information about campus resources and life at WSU.


Career Exploration

Career One Stop

Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, this online tool to explores different careers by U.S. states.

Career Services At WSU

The Academic Success and Career Center offers a number of services to assist you in your personal development.

Going Global

Country-specific career information, advice, and insider tips for finding employment opportunities at home and abroad. Registration required.

Health Professions Student Center

Intensive support and services for all WSU students interested in a wide range of careers in human or animal healthcare.


Another U.S. Department of Labor website, O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more.

Pre-Law Resource Center

Whatever your major, the WSU Pre-Law Resource Center can put you on track for success in law school and beyond.

What Can I Do With This Major?

Learn about typical career areas and the types of employers that hire people with each major, as well as strategies to make you a more marketable candidate.

Note: WSU offers many, but not all, of the degrees listed on this external website and this is not an exhaustive list of every career you could go into with a particular degree.