WSU is advancing Washington industries …
WSU teams with aviation to develop sustainable aviation biofuels …
WSU partners to develop bioproducts that reduce dependence on petroleum imports …
WSU works with state commodity commissions to conduct needed agricultural research …
WSU developed the technology used for wood-plastic composites used for buildings …
WSU researchers work to improve dairy productivity and reduce disease …
WSU research has made Washington one of the world’s most productive wheat-growing regions …

WSU Impact – join us

WSU Impact is your educational resource for citizen advocacy to stay informed and take action on the issues affecting higher education in the state of Washington. Please join us and make a difference for higher education and WSU. If you have already joined welcome to you and enter here.

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You can positively influence the decisions being made in Olympia by being a volunteer advocate for higher education and Washington State University today! Choose any item below to:

  • Join today, log in using your email and password, and scroll to “current issues” on your personal home page (be sure you are logged in by looking to the gray box to your right, on your personal home page). Click on “read more” and if comfortable, please click “take action” available on your personal home page.
  • Consider, when asked, to attend your legislative Town Hall meetings – we will provide our members with all the information!

From contacting your legislators or attending Town Hall meetings, WSU Impact provides you with the tools you’ll need every legislative session and in-between to send a message to your three legislators in Olympia. Click below and see how easy it is to fill in your zip code and find your legislators.

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(Please note: If you are liking the capabilities of our eAdvocacy program, you will be asked for your email address, which will act as your “username”. You will also be asked to enter in a password, private to you, that will ensure your information is secure. WSU Impact makes it easy for you to contact your legislator by joining hereIf you are already a member, please enter here)

Problems registering on our site?  Here is why we ask you to register and suggest some easy tips on how to register

By registering into WSU Impact, we will provide opportunities for WSU alumni and friends to take action during the legislative session in support of higher education issues and WSU. You will receive easy access to send messages directly to your legislators. We also provide news articles, editorials, sample messages, and other helpful tools in our tool kit to help you become more familiar with issues facing higher education and WSU and tips for an effective citizen advocate.

If you a new to WSU Impact: Click on the  links provided on this page asking you to “Join Us

You will be directed to a “Register New Account” page.  Please fill in the requested information such as name, address including city, state, and zip, your phone number, and preferred email address.  At the bottom of the registration form, you will be asked to fill in your preferred email address again as your login name.  Once you are completed filling in the requested fields, click submit and you are now registered and will receive updates and calls to action on a periodic basis.  Our site will be able to link you directly with your legislators when needed.

Special Instructions for members of the Alumni Information Network: Some of you may have been involved in the  “Alumni Information Network“.  If you have been engaged in this group over the last two years, your name and email may already be in our eAdvocacy software system.  You will still need to fully register by updating your contact information; we have made the process simple and straightforward for those 130 or so alumni who have participated in this informal group.

If you find that your name and email are already in our system, you will click on the “edit profilelink in the gray box on the right hand side of your screen. Add in the correct information into the registration fields on the page titled “Manage Account” e.g., your address including city, state, and zip, your phone number, and your preferred email address. At the bottom of the registration page, you will be asked to fill in your preferred email address again as your login name. Once you have completed filling in the requested fields, click submit and you are now fully registered and will receive updates and calls to action on a periodic basis. Our site links you directly with your legislators when needed.