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College Application Playlist: Valentine’s Day 2014

  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 lead to YouTube. Good news: none of the links take [...]

Illustration of Turnbull Wildlife Refuge Sign

The nation’s only university where campus is officially a wildlife refuge

Students who visit campus often say EWU’s campus looks like a park—and it officially is.

EWU with WUE is the best out-of-state value of all Washington state universities

Waitlisted in California?

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 people as the entire state of Wyoming. In fact, it’s bigger than [...]

I’m admitted, but where’s my financial aid?

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 admissions to EWU. In fact, you have [...]

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I missed the priority deadline? Now what?

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 when it comes to receiving an admission decision, receiving scholarships, and [...]