Costs

A non-refundable deposit of $25 is due at the time you register and the remaining balance is due 2 weeks from the time you are accepted. If you are unable to pay all at once, we offer interest-free payment plans. After you register, you may fill out a payment plan on our website.
There are very few items your tuition does not cover. Some of these may include $25 for a parking pass and $25 for use of the Recreation Center at CWU.

Arrivals, Departures and Transportation

Check in will start at 10:00am the Sunday of your program and will continue until 12:00pm. Students can check-out Friday evening after the Award Ceremony or Saturday morning before 10am.
Please contact Washington Business Week at 253.237.3545, so that we may plan for your late arrival.
No. Transportation is the parent's responsibility.
Yes. But you will be required to leave your keys with the office and will not be able to leave campus for the week.

Supervision, Security, Rooms and Rules

Students are in meetings, workshops, and other events throughout the day. During free time, there are activities scheduled. There are Business Week staff, dorm advisors, volunteers, and Campus Security staff on campus at all times.
Rooms are assigned at check-in by the campus. While we encourage students to room with someone they don’t know, you are allowed to request a roommate. If you would like to room with a friend, please note so on your registration application.
Yes! Males and females are houses in separated dorms. Bed checks are done by the floor supervisors each night and Campus Security patrols the grounds outside the dorms.
Yes, the Student Code of Conduct will be provided after acceptance into the program.
You will receive a campus map with the boundaries at check-in. You are asked to stay on campus from the moment you check-in to the moment you check out. If you have any pressing matters that require you to leave campus, you must contact Washington Business Week’s Offices.

Attire and Food

Though it is not required, it is recommended. There is an Awards Ceremony on Friday Night and Dances throughout the week.
Yes! Every campus will accommodate any dietary requirements with a variety of entrees.
Yes! Lunch is available at 12:45pm after check-in on the first day and the cost for parents is normally under $10.

Free Time and Fun

Even though we will keep you busy throughout the day, you will have some free time. Please refer to the packing list for items you should bring.
Yes, there are 2 dances during the week. You will be expected to follow the guidelines set out in the code of conduct. These are for program participants ONLY. There are not outside visitors allowed on campus during the week.
Yes! Everyone is expected to attend, but you are, of course, not required to perform.

Medication, Money and Electronics

Please refer to our Medication Policy.
Yes. But we recommend small denominations only.
You may bring your electronics but they are not required for any program sessions. They will be required to be turned off during any workshops, speakers, and company meetings.

Program Details

Students are placed into groups of 8-12 and are called “Companies”. These companies will have a Company Advisor that will lead the company meetings and provide support and mentorship.
One Company Advisor will be assigned to each company. These CAs come from a wide variety of backgrounds and companies. Please contact our offices for more info on CAs.
To change your program, please fill out a Program Transfer Request Form. To cancel, please fill out a Program Cancellation Form. For information concerning refunds please refer to our Cancellation Policy.
The 2 college credits are earned by fully participating in any of our weeklong programs. No additional tests or essays are required. These credits are elective credits and are included in your tuition! To register for college credits, you will need to complete either an online or pdf college credit registration form. Information will be provided after acceptance into the program.