Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP), Effective for summer/fall 2016 admissions: Once admitted to one of ASU The Design School's Graduate Degree programs, students who are from the following states are eligible to apply for in-state (Arizona resident) tuition rates through the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP). Participating WRGP states include: Alaska, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. If you are a current resident of one of those states or of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, you are eligible to apply for the program. Students are not required to demonstrate financial need.
To be considered for the resident tuition, you will need to complete the WRGP Application Form found on the Graduate College website. This form with all supporting documentation must be submitted to Graduate Admissions by the following deadlines:
Fall Semester – June 1
Spring Semester – Nov. 1
Summer Semester – April 1