Academic Advising

Advising at Washington State University is a valued partnership with students, faculty, and administrators that builds educational relationships integral to academic success.
Before Meeting with your Advisor
Please check each of the following sections below before contacting your advisor:

Academic Requirements Document

Read your academic requirements document in myWSU. In order to accomplish this:

  • Sign into myWSU with your WSU Network ID and password.
  • Select the ‘Academic Advising’ tile.
  • Select the ‘Academic Progress’ tab on the left-hand menu.
  • Select the ‘My Academics’ tab from the selection of tabs at the top of the page.
  • Your academic requirements document will appear.

Courses and Requirements


UCORE-specific requirements apply to every student regardless of major. Read the UCORE categories and course list.

Graduation Requirements

Understanding overall requirement for graduation.

Major-specific Courses and Requirements

Check the advising sheet that matches your major

Schedule of Classes

Check the WSU Pullman schedule of classes.

Writing Portfolio

Review writing portfolio information.

Registration Holds

Review in myWSU any registration hold that may exist in your records. These can be found in the Tasks tile. Note that the myWSU term ‘Service Indicator’ can be used to refer to a registration hold.

Washington State University