Immerse yourself in the college experience on Western Washington University’s campus located in Bellingham, WA. During your stay you will experience a real college course as well as the opportunity to forge friendships through residence hall living and campus dining.

Why enroll in College Quest?

Experience the excitement of university life through Western Washington University’s college prep program designed for high school students entering grades 10-12.

College Quest bridges the gap between high school and college and puts you on a path to personal, educational and career success.

  • Complete a college course taught by Western faculty
  • Earn university credit
  • Gain valuable college success information
  • Form extraordinary social connections
  • Learn tips and tricks on completing collegeapplications
  • Experience residence hall life on campus

Choose from course offerings ranging from visual communications to environmental science. 

Located in Bellingham, Washington in a stunning natural setting between the North Cascade Mountains Range and Puget Sound, Western Washington University is a nationally recognized institution with a focus on providing the highest quality undergraduate education.

View program details online at http://www.wwu.edu/collegequest and register by the early bird deadline (May 15) to secure your space at a discounted rate.  Questions?  Contact WWU Youth Programs at 360-650-3308 or youth@wwu.edu.

Cost and Session Information

College Quest Cost:

$1000(Before May 15)

$1050 (After May 15)

$50 additional discount if registering for two (2) weeks of College Quest

Cost covers tuition, lodging, linen pack*, meals, recreational activities, and residence hall supervision.  

* Linen pack includes: two blankets, two sheets, one pillow with pillow case, one hand towel, two bath towels, a face cloth and small bar of soap.


Registration Requirements due May 31:

  • Unofficial High School transcripts
  • Headshot photo for Western ID card

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