Skip to content

How to Apply


If you are not a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident of the United States, use these pages to help you apply for admission to EWU.

Top Navigation

Main Navigation

  • EWU Home
  • Undergraduate Admissions
  • International
  • How to Apply
  • Main Content

    To study at Eastern Washington University as an international student, you need to provide the following materials:

    Mail Your Official Materials to This Address

    International Admissions Processing
    304 Sutton Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004 USA

    Application Deadlines

    When You Want to Start at EWU
    Priority Deadline
    Final Application Deadline
    Winter Quarter October 15 December 1
    Spring Quarter February 15 February 15
    Summer Quarter February 15 Two weeks before the term starts
    Fall Quarter February 15 Varies depending on the number of applications received

    Your application for admission will be considered complete only after EWU receives all required documents.

    Tuition and Fees

    International students attending EWU must prove financial ability to meet the following requirements.

    Certificate of Eligibility (I-20) Requirements for 2017-2018
    English Language Institute,
    Main Campus
    Main Campus
    Estimated Tuition, Fees, and Books US $11,700 US $25,434
    Mandatory Health Insurance US $2,278 US $2,278
    Room and Board US $14,337 US $14,337
    Total Cost of Attendance US $28,315 US $42,049
    Additional Expenses per Dependent 30% of Living Expenses

    Immigration and Visa Help

    It may take several months to secure a student visa. Because of this, you are encouraged to apply for admission to EWU as early as possible.

    Navigating the immigration and visa system in the United States can be very difficult. This list of useful visa information may help you with the visa process.

    Returning Students

    Students who have interrupted their enrollment at EWU for more than three quarters are considered returning students.

    If you are a returning student, you should reapply online. You must submit official transcripts from each institution attended. Transcripts submitted when you first applied to EWU will already be on file.

    Contact Information

    Undergraduate Admissions
    304 Sutton Hall
    Cheney, WA 99004

    phone: 509.359.2397

    Footer Navigation

    Text Only Options

    View the desktop version of this page.