The Washington Council

The Washington Council

The Washington Council for High School-College Relations operates for educational purposes, and is organized to assist all Washington state students to access and engage in post-secondary opportunities at its member institutions.

Join or Renew your Membership to Washington Council


No separate fee is required to join as a high school member of the Washington Council for High School and College Relations.  All OSPI-recognized high schools in the state of Washington with grade nine (9) and above are eligible for membership.  Independent counselors who are members of NACAC or PNACAC are also invited to become members.  Membership renewal notices were mailed to current and potential members in July.  Washington colleges should review our Bylaws to determine if your institution is eligible for membership. 

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With a mission to provide comprehensive, easily accessible and timely information related to all aspects of college planning in the state of Washington, The Washington Council for High School-College Relations is an incredibly valuable resource for high school and career counselors, college admission and transfer counselors, state-wide policy makers, and students throughout the state. In addition, membership also provides the latest information on post-secondary options in Washington and includes the following:
  • An opportunity to apply for a bus subsidy to help defray transportation costs for the Spring College Planning Day
  • Personal interactions with admissions representatives and related state-wide agencies to insure your voice is heard
  • Support of other Washington Council activities and services including:
    • Fall Counselor Workshops
    • Fall College Fairs
    • Dual Credit Workshops
    • Spring College Planning Days
    • 8th grade College Exploration Days

In addition, college members enjoy these additional benefits:

  • Representation and/or participation in the Fall Counselor Workshops
  • Participation in WCHSCR Fall Transfer Fairs
  • Representation and/or participation in College Planning Days for high school students and 8th Grade College Exploration Days
  • Transfer Advisor Workshops

Washington Council Listserv/Discussion Group

Members are encouraged to join our listserv.  Post your own question or take part in one of the many lively discussions about issues that matter most to our members.  Archived discussions can also be viewed.

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Washington Council Members Social Network

Membership to the Washington Council website Members list is only for due paying members. Once you are a member, you will be invited to join the Washington Council Members Social Network. With your user name and password, you will be able interact with all Washington Council members via the social network area on our website. Your email address is never shared. You may set your email settings to receive notifications from the Washington Council website for when and how you want to receive notifications.

Member Colleges and Universities

Bellevue Community College

Big Bend Community College

Cascadia Community College

Central Washington University

Centralia College

City University

Clover Park Technical College

Columbia Basin College

Community Colleges of Spokane

Cornish College of the Arts

Eastern Washington University

Edmonds Community College

Everett Community College

The Evergreen State College

Gonzaga University

Grays Harbor College

Green River Community College

Highline Community College

Lower Columbia College

North Seattle Community College

Northwest Indian College

Northwest University

Olympic College

Pacific Lutheran University

Peninsula College

Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

Pierce College at Puyallup

Seattle Central Community College

Seattle Pacific University

Seattle University

Shoreline Community College

Skagit Valley College

South Puget Sound Community College

South Seattle Community College

Spokane Community College

Spokane Falls Community College

Tacoma Community College

University of Washington-Seattle

University of Washington-Bothell

University of Washington-Tacoma

Walla Walla Community College

Washington State University-Pullman

Washington State University-Vancouver

Wenatchee Valley College

Western Washington University

Whatcom Community College

Whitman College

Yakima Valley Community College

Welcome to Washington Council

Welcome to the Washington Council for High School-College Relations (WCHSCR) website. The Washington Council operates for educational purposes and is organized to assist all Washington State students to access and engage in post-secondary opportunities at its member institutions.

If we can be of service to you in your work with students, please contact our Executive Secretary or any of our Board Members at [email protected].

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Washington Council Contact Information:

Lucretia Folks, Executive Secretary

PO Box 2315
Olympia, WA 98507-2315

[email protected]

Washington Council Listserv

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