President Schulz’s Messages

WSU responds to bomb threats against historically Black universities

Statement from President Schulz and Provost Chilton   The recent threats of violence against historically Black colleges and universities are a stark and sad reminder of the work that must still be done to achieve racial justice in the United States. Continued systematic violence against communities of color during a time of pandemic that has already cultivated trauma […]

Categories: Letter to Campus

Temporary adjustments to campus operations due to COVID

Washington State University remains committed to a robust in‑person experience this semester at all of our physical locations. In order to keep our students, faculty, and staff as safe as possible, we are making temporary adjustments to campus operations to provide increased protection against the highly transmissible omicron variant. We are asking organizers of events, […]

Categories: Letter to Campus

A message from Kirk and Noel Schulz

Happy spring semester everyone, The beginning of a new year brings with it a renewed sense of opportunity. It’s a time to commit to new self-care regimens and look ahead to the future. In much the same way, a new semester allows students, faculty, and staff to reset their focus on what matters most. Whether […]

Categories: Letter to Campus

Thank you, Cougs!

Dear WSU Community, Congratulations on a successful fall 2021 semester! As we wrap up another academic term, I want to thank all of you for the outstanding work you continue to do to make our university a leader in learning, research, and public service. Thank you to our students It was exciting to see all […]

Categories: Letter to Campus

Ensuring the success of the next generation of Cougs

Dear Colleagues, Over the course of the semester, Provost Chilton and I have had the wonderful opportunity to meet with many of you (virtually) at our town halls. We really appreciate the thoughtful feedback, questions, and lively discussions we have had at these events. Though these discussions are targeted for areas of interest for each […]

Categories: Letter to Campus

OneWSU progress update and next steps

Dear Colleagues, I’ve been very lucky to spend time on each of our campuses this semester, and what continues to inspire me is the uniquely different populations that each of our campuses serve. And serves well. Our Everett, Vancouver, and Tri‑Cities campuses offer four‑year degrees within a small, family-like atmosphere, and they support many first […]

Categories: Letter to Campus