WSU Tri-Cities

Bridges

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is the Bridges program for?
    The Bridges program is designed for CBC students who plan to complete their Bachelor’s degree at WSU Tri-Cities, and have completed no more than 45 credits at CBC. Please read the Bridges Program Guidelines for more complete details.
  • How do I enroll in the Bridges Program?
  • How often should I meet with my CBC advisor?
    At least once per quarter to ensure you are correctly following your plan of study.
  • How often should I meet with my WSU Tri-Cities advisor?
    It is recommended that you meet with your WSU Tri-Cities advisor at least twice per year to verify your progress towards meeting degree requirements.
  • How do I know who my WSU Tri-Cities advisor is?
    The WSU Tri-Cities advisors advise by academic area. Please see the WSU Tri-Cities advising website for more information: www.tricity.wsu.edu/ualc
  • When should I apply to WSU Tri-Cities?
    If you plan to begin classes during the Summer session (May-July) or Fall semester (August-December), you should complete the admission application between October of the previous year and the January 31 priority deadline of the same year. (ie. Those beginning Summer or Fall 2010 should apply before January 31, 2010).

    If you plan to begin classes during the Spring semester (January-May), you should complete the admission application between September and the November 15 priority deadline of the previous year. (ie. Those beginning Spring 2011 should apply before November 15, 2010).
  • What do I need to apply to WSU Tri-Cities?
    Begin by filling out the Application Notice, and then the WSU Application.

    Fill out a Transcript Request to have your official CBC transcripts sent to WSU Tri-Cities. (If you have transfer work from colleges other than CBC, you will need to request those transcripts on your own. The Bridges program only provides CBC transcripts.)
  • If you are still taking classes when you apply to WSU Tri-Cities:
    When you have finished your last class at CBC, fill out another Transcript Request to have your final transcripts sent to WSU Tri-Cities.
  • Are you ready to apply to WSU Tri-Cities?
    Begin the application process by filling out the Application Notice