A Springtime Photo Tour of Campus

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When I visited EWU’s campus, it was windy and rainy and the middle of winter. I wan’t even certain students went outside if they didn’t have to. I should have visited in the spring. @alexa3723 After being cooped up indoors during the winter, campus comes alive once the snow melts. Students take advantage of the […]

Admitted Student Day: The Things You Missed About Admissions

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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 college decision, the day provided more than just […]

College Application Playlist

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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 you […]

Waitlisted in California?

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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 […]

I missed the priority deadline? Now what?

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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 […]

Valentine’s Day Playlists

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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 warning: all the links […]

Deadlines Fast Approaching: Feb. 15

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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 […]

Closing the freshman application May 15

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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 […]

Don’t miss Wednesday’s priority deadlines

Just a friendly reminder: don’t miss the priority deadlines on Feb. 15, 2012. Feb. 15: Priority Application Deadline Feb. 15: Priority FAFSA Deadline Feb. 15: Priority Scholarship Deadline Is your application incomplete? Be sure to send missing transcripts, test scores and other materials by the Feb. 15 deadline. What if you don’t have final transcripts? Apply! Apply! Apply! We don’t expect […]