Prospective Students

Welcome to Washington State University’s Academic Success & Career Center! We know choosing the right college/university is a deeply personal and challenging decision. WSU offers many support services to help you as you are planning for your future.

Overview of Our Services


  • Academic Advising

    Our academic advisors’ goal is students’ academic success and we help them with classes, navigating pass/fail options, changing majors, and looking at other options. Academic Advising is set up through Navigate.

    Contact Your Advisor for a Bookings Appointment


  • Drop-In Meetings for Academic Advising & Career Coaching

    We still offer our drop-in hours of 1:30 pm to 4:00 pm, students can still speak with an Academic Advisor or Career Coach. We offer both in-person and virtual meetings. No appointment is necessary.


  • Career Coaching and Assessments

    Students schedule an appointment with us for career coaching and assessments via Handshake. At these one-and-one meetings, we can help navigate resources and assessment tools to aid in the ongoing career decision-making process. From resume reviews to finalizing a major and career-pathway, we are here to help you discover your best self.

    Schedule Career Coaching Appointment


    Tutoring

    Students can use our web interface linked below to find an available tutor to speak with based on the subject they need help with. Tutoring meetings will be conducted via the Zoom platform.

    Find a Tutor


  • Academic Success Coaching

    Our Academic Success Coaches are now hosting Study Session Drop-ins every Tuesday and Thursday from 2-4 pm. Come study with a coach and get real-time help and tips with; time management, procrastination, learning strategies, and much more! Click the button below to learn more and access the zoom link for the study sessions.


  • Cougar Closet

    The Cougar Closet provides gently used (and sometimes new with tags on) professional clothing. Whether you are gearing up for an interview or have an important event approaching, the Cougar Closet has what you need. Open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.- 5 p.m. No appointment is necessary.

Having the Tough Conversations

It’s that time in the year, everyone.  You are now finished with your midterms, you’ve got exactly two weeks of classes, and then you’re off for the following week to begin “the holiday season.”  While this is an American tradition, …

By Adrianne Mitchell
Adrianne Mitchell GA: Academic Coach
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Feeling Personally Attacked by Your Midterm Grades?

Let me set the scene for you here: It’s a cool morning in Pullman.  You’ve been studying for midterms diligently.  You’ve been writing papers and re-writing papers, having your people, and anyone who can read, peer-review your essay before submission.  …

By Adrianne Mitchell
Adrianne Mitchell GA: Academic Coach
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Jobs for teachers and beyond: Career advice for Education majors

 

With a degree in Education, you might be searching for jobs for teachers, but do you know what other opportunities are available to you? If you had majored in Education forty years ago, you would have earned the most …

By Anna Peters - College Recruiter
College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Why you and all your friends should be going to TUTORING

There are tons of reasons why tutoring is a great resource for students. For many college students, tutoring can mean the difference between a failing and passing grade. Some students find attending tutoring scary, embarrassing, or intimidating, but the tutors …

By Morgan Jernigan
Morgan Jernigan G.A: Academic Coach
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I’m a Career Coach – Here Is How Often You Should Actually Be Updating Your LinkedIn Profile

Often we put off the arduous task of updating our resume until it’s absolutely necessary – usually when you’re about to start the job hunt or that dream role at your company just opened.

But LinkedIn has shifted our mindset …

By Fairygodboss - Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec
Ivy Exec is your dedicated career development resource.
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Contact & Location

Phone
(509) 335-6000
Email
Address

Lighty Student Services Rooms 160 - 190
1815 NE Wilson Rd
Pullman, WA

ASCC Hours

Drop-in Hours Free Tutoring
M 1:30 - 4:00 pm 12:00 – 5:00 pm, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
T 1:30 - 4:00 pm 12:00 – 5:00 pm, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
W 1:30 - 4:00 pm 12:00 – 5:00 pm, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
TH 1:30 - 4:00 pm 12:00 – 5:00 pm
F 1:30 - 4:00 pm 12:00 – 5:00 pm
SU   6:00 - 9:00 pm