Department of Animal Sciences


The WSU Department of Animal Sciences will be preeminent in research and discovery, teaching and engagement.


The Mission of the Animal Sciences Department is to advance knowledge through research, innovation, and creativity across a wide range of academic disciplines; to extend knowledge through innovative educational programs to students, emerging scholars, fellow scientists, and stakeholders; and to apply animal science knowledge, thus improving the quality of life for people and animals and enhancing local and global economies.


  • Teamwork
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Commitment
  • Integrity & Trust
  • Respect
  • Diversity
  • Quality & Achievement
  • Fun

Latest News & Announcements

Blanket Drive

Share the warmth with your community by donating clean blankets! Donations will be made to Alternatives to Violence Project. Please stop by Clark Hall room #116 to donate. Donations open […]

SSC Winter Food Drive

The Student Swine Cooperative is joining hands with the Community Action Center to raise food donations for our local community. Non-perishables such as canned foods, rice, beans, pasta, peanut butter, […]

SSC Winter Animal Food Drive

The Student Swine Cooperative is teaming up with the Community Action Center to collect donations for cats and dogs such as: Dry food Canned food Dog toys Cat toys Drop […]