Below are links to the application and referral forms for potential freshman STEP students. Forms are available in PDF and Word formats. Please download the appropriate form(s) and send a completed copy via mail or email to the STEP Program Coordinator:
STEP Coordinator Colleen Falconer
Science Talent Expansion Program
400 East University Way
Ellensburg, WA 98926-7419
Freshman applications are accepted throughout the year. We begin reviewing applications in late April or early May for the following academic year. Students will be notified of acceptance beginning in May and into June, prior to the CWU Discover Orientations are held, and until the cohort has been filled. Please make sure that you complete and submit your FAFSA http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ by the March 15th priority deadline to be eligible for STEP financial aid opportunities.
The STEP application form is to be used by all incoming freshman who are applying for STEP.
Students transferring to CWU with an AA degree are eligible to participate in the STEP Transfer Program. Students will be notified of acceptance after the CWU Discover Transfer Orientation dates, typically in mid-July.
There is no application for the STEP Sophomore Program, as students are selected for the program based on the quality of their research or teaching proposals submitted at the end of the final quarter of their STEP Freshman experience. Current CWU students who have between 30 and 60 credits of science, math, or engineering courses may also apply for the STEP Transfer Program.
Justin Rodriguez, a junior at Central Washington University, received a $50,000 EPA fellowship for hWelcome To CWU, STEP Freshmen And Bridging Students!
Fall Quarter begins Wednesday, September 23rd, and we want to extend a warm "Welcome!" to new STEP sWinter 2014 STEP Lunch
We will be having our Winter 2014 STEP Lunch on Thursday, February 13th from 12:00 to 12:50 PM in Li