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Alive! Summer Alive! – Arrival & Check-In

Arrival and Check-In

Check in

Check-in will be from 3-7 p.m. at the Stephenson Complex Residence Hall. Parking for Alive! participants will be available near the residence hall.

Map & driving directions

Students must attend the entire orientation program in order to register for classes at the conclusion.

Placement exams

Writing Placement Exam
2:45 p.m.
Meet in front of the Stephenson Complex Residence Hall
Writing placement info

ALEKS Math Placement Exam Reassessment
3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Stephenson Complex Residence Hall
Math placement info


Parking permits are available for you prior to your arrival on campus. Your pre-arrival email will have detailed instructions.

Please contact WSU Transportation Services if you have any questions: 509-335-PARK (7275) or

Parking map & driving directions

To see if you have a balance due or check your guest info, use your WSU network ID to log in to the orientation reservation system.

If your plans have changed, contact the Office of New Student Programs at 509-335-4242 or (include your WSU ID number).

What to bring

Students will need:

  • Picture ID
  • WSU ID number and network ID
  • Documentation of any College Board AP exams
  • Transcripts of any college classes you’ve taken
  • Measles immunization documentation (if you haven’t already mailed it in)
  • Pens and pencils for the writing placement exams

Also important for everyone:

  • Comfortable walking shoes (you’ll be doing a lot of walking)
  • A warm jacket/coat and umbrella (be prepared for cold, rain, and snow)
  • Backpack
  • Water

Have a safe trip to Pullman. We look forward to meeting you!