Wayne State University


Wayne State University

Wayne State is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution in the heart of Detroit offering more than 370 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 28,000 students.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Performing Arts
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research

Application information

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Ready for the kind of hands-on, real-life experience that's only possible at a top-ranked urban research university? A vibrant community of scholars stands ready to help you soar. Incoming freshmen are welcome to apply! You are considered a freshman if: • You are a current high school senior who will go to college after graduation • You are a high school graduate who has not earned credit at a college or university • You are a GED holder who has not earned credit at a college or university

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"Other universities offer a semester in Detroit; we offer every semester in Detroit." M. Roy Wilson WSU President

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School location

42 W. Warren Ave
Detroit, MI 48202, United States of America

Phone number

(313) 577-2100