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WSU Spokane

Home of WSU Health Sciences

Start your Journey

Located in a city that serves as a regional healthcare hub and home to 1200+ students, WSU Spokane is the university’s health sciences campus and home to the Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine, the College of Nursing, and the College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences.

pharmacy students walking on campus
Nursing students walking on campus


Our Beautiful City
Explore Riverfront Park, just minutes from campus. Enjoy the scenic Spokane River, ride the Carousel, and experience breathtaking views. It’s a perfect spot for relaxation and connecting with nature.
students playing yard games on campus
Campus Activities
With student organizations focused on everything from community service to health equity, you will find opportunities to connect with like-minded peers who share your passions.
Outdoor Adventure
Leverage Spokane’s proximity to nature by engaging in outdoor activities. Hike the nearby trails, walk beautiful parks, such as our very own Manito Park, enjoy winter sports in the mountains, and participate in water sports during the warmer months for an active and adventurous experience.
McGlade farmer's market
Cultural Vibrancy

Attend the local markets, events and festivals that Spokane has to offer. From music festivals to art shows, you can immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant arts scene and engage with the local community.
Outside view of Café Capri
Savor Culinary Delights
Explore Spokane’s delicious culinary scene. Visit local farmers’ markets and experience a variety of cuisines. Not sure where to begin? Try delicious food and support local businesses during Spokane’s Restaurant Week.


Students practicing on volunteer patients during Nursing event

Real-World Experience

Students benefit from real-world clinical experiences and a connected health ecosystem in the heart of the city.

Spokane offers students the chance to blend urban living with a small-town feel, all while learning in a major regional healthcare hub.

student academic center overlooking WSU Spokane campus and downtown spokane.

City-Campus Synergy

WSU Spokane’s campus is designed to integrate seamlessly with the city.

Students experience the synergy between the campus and the urban environment, with a focus on cutting-edge technologies in healthcare and research.

Faculty member assisting student during class


faculty-to-student ratio

At WSU Spokane, students benefit from a 5:1 faculty-to-student ratio, ensuring personalized attention, interactive learning environments, and abundant research opportunities. Join our vibrant academic community, where individualized support and strong faculty-student connections pave the way for success in healthcare.


Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine

Student doctors, nutrition and exercise experts, speech language pathologists, residents, longtime practitioners and more: The Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine prepares learners to take the lead in addressing community healthcare issues, especially in rural and underserved areas. 

College of Nursing

The WSU College of Nursing offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing as well as graduate certificates and continuing education opportunities all designed to ensure learners are prepared to provide the very best care for their patients, no matter their needs or background.

College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences

With over 100 years of history, the WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is devoted to bridging the rural healthcare divide through its Doctor of Pharmacy and undergraduate degree programs.