New International Students

No matter where you're from, the EWU community is committed to an amazing learning experience. Join students from more than 40 countries at our beautiful and safe Eastern Washington campus!

Eastern Washington University in Cheney, Washington is a safe and vibrant campus. It is one of the most affordable among its peer institutions. There are endless local travel experiences, large shopping centers to explore, and countless local coffee shops/bakeries to try.

Cheney is located in the Inland Northwest, a region of North America that is home to mountain ranges, grasslands, waterfalls, and a wide range of cultural experiences specific to the American West. On-campus activities include both intramural sports and high-level competitive sporting events, as well as an exciting system of clubs and organizations---these provide extensive learning opportunities and community-building activities for students of many varied interests.

International students thrive here and are a valued part of our community. We’re here to help you adjust by providing ongoing academic and cultural support. For further information or questions, please contact us at or 001.509.359.2331.