Returning Adult Student Organization Frequently Asked Questions

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Jobs and Career Assistance
  • I need help figuring out what career or major to pursue

The office of Career Services is here to help. Call us at 978-3435 with questions or to make an appointment.

  • I'm looking for employment while I am in school.

The Hire-a-Shocker system lists on-campus and off-campus positions. Sign-in with your myWSUID and click on Hire-a-Shocker under Student Tools on the left for details.  For questions, call the office of Career Services at 978-3435.

You can obtain course credit for employment through a coop position or an internship.  Contact the office of Cooperative Education and Work Based Learning for more information at 978-3688.

Questions about majors and courses
  • I need help figuring out what to major in.

The office of Career Services is here to help. Call us at 978-3435 with questions or to make an appointment

  • Where can I find the listing of what courses are available?

Here is a link to the schedule of classes for each semester.

  • What majors are available?

Here is a list of WSU majors and here is a link to the catalog with descriptions of majors and courses.

Financial Aid and Scholarships
  • What resources are available regarding financial aid?

Visit the WSU financial aid site for many valuable resources

  • How do I find information about scholarships?

There is a Returning Adult scholarship available

See the WSU financial aid-scholarships site for additional information about scholarships. 

There is a free non-credit class about about scholarship search. Check it out here and find details about registering.

Health Services
Services Available to Students
  • There are many services available to WSU students.  See the WSU website for more details - enter your search criteria in the Search Site box at the top right of the page.  Here are a few of these services
The Writing Center The Math Lab
Career Services The Heskett Center (Campus Recreation)
Ablah Library Health Services
Child Care And many more! 


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