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Phase I: Wildcat Day

Choose one... Saturday April 6 or 13, 2019
Please register through the Wildcat Day RSVP that will be sent to your CWU email starting in mid February.

Click here to register for Wildcat Day

Please check your personal email and CWU email account for information about orientation. Registration for Phase I of orientation known as Wildcat Day is highly encouraged for both first year and transfer students. While Wildcat Day is not required, it is highly encouraged to support your transition to CWU. Discover Orientation Phase II is required for all First Year Students.

Check-in: 8 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.
SURC Ballroom

Wildcat Shop Open: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Student Clubs and Organizations fair: 8 a.m. - 10 a.m.
SURC 1st Floor hallway and room 137

Recreation Center Tours: 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Recreation Center check-in desk

Connection Card/US Bank Maxx Card issuance: 8 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Receive CWU student ID cards: 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Pickup Connection Card Checklist at the check-in table

For additional information on presentation sessions, tours, and more, please visit:

Paw Print Image Wildcat Day Book


Driving Directions to CWU

Where to stay?

What to do in Ellensburg?

Our other phases of orientation


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