Discoveries that improve lives
Health, clean energy, food production, economic opportunity, security—Advances made by WSU scientists raise quality of life worldwide.
One of America’s top research universities
WSU is one of just 115 U.S. colleges and universities—out of 4,600+ public and private institutions—named among doctoral universities with the “highest research activity” in the Carnegie Classification (2016).
Professors? among the best in their fields
The faculty includes members of the National Academies—the nation’s highest honor for scientific researchers and many other honorees.
Education that spurs action
Academic programs for every interest
Learning by doing
Building global understanding
Study abroad programs in 70 countries deliver priceless lessons about culture, communication, and the common good.
Mission to serve
Honoring its land-grant mission, WSU helps strengthen communities across Washington. Extension offices in every county partner with citizens to solve local issues.