Advising & Support is Still Available
While COVID-19 has shifted our lives, please know that the Office for Access & Opportunity is committed to supporting you consistently and creatively during the next few months and beyond. See below for ways to connect with us, via Navigate, or reach out to us through email or a phone call with any questions. It is important to note that while our service delivery has changed, our priority remains to support students while maintaining the health and safety of our community.
Appointments and drop-ins will be held virtually! We can help on the phone, through e-mail or through videoconferencing. You can schedule an appointment through Navigatewith your network ID. You will be given special instructions for how to access your virtual appointment when you schedule it. Drop-in advising is available using Zoom. More information on utilizing Zoom, video conferencing can be found here. Please connect with your respective programs directly for appointments and drop-in times.
Check your WSU email for announcements and updates. Continue to visit WSU COVID-19 for updates.
Learn more about the Office for Access & Opportunity
In the spirit of Washington State University's land-grant focus to provide access to higher education for all our state’s citizens, WSU’s Office for Access and Opportunity proudly hosts several outreach and comprehensive support services programs to assist first-generation, low-income or otherwise underrepresented students in higher education, including students with disabilities and undocumented family backgrounds. Learn more about the Office for Access and Opportunity here.
Overview of Our Programs
Staff in the Office for Access and Opportunity are here to help improve the transition, persistence, and graduation outcomes in a dynamic environment for a diverse student population by providing academic support and creating a caring and engaged community. Programs in the Office for Access and Opportunity represent a coordinated, diversified and comprehensive set of student services including peer and faculty mentoring, free tutoring, career and financial aid guidance, and evidence-based, culturally-sensitive best practices that can both assist and inspire capable students, no matter what their background. Click here to learn more about our programs.