Washington State University

Since 1890, Washington State University has inspired the next generation of problem solvers

WSU faculty inspire discovery and spark creativity among civic-minded students. Proud alumni become leaders with a singular goal: making the world a better place.

Life-changing research

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).

 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

WSU offers 95 undergraduate majors, 86 minors, and more than 100 in-major specializations. There are nearly 150 graduate and professional degree programs.

Learning by doing

Research opportunities, fieldwork, internships, and in-depth labs inspire you to explore topics with passion and purpose.

Building global understanding

Study abroad programs in 70 countries deliver priceless lessons about culture, communication, and the common good.


When inquiring or applying for positions at the Washington State University, please also reference AcademicCareers.com

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at the Washington State University and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com