Benefits of WayneDirect

Start now with early admission to Wayne State

WayneDirect participants are guaranteed admission to Wayne State, provided they meet program requirements. The WayneDirect application is the only application participants need to complete to transfer.

Get the most current plan

WayneDirect students will have access to regularly updated transfer plans specific to their intended major. Before enrolling at Wayne State, participants will receive an official transfer credit evaluation to assist in planning for course selection.

Use Wayne State libraries

The full resources of the library system are available to WayneDirect students to conduct research, prepare papers and use as needed.

Obtain a Wayne State OneCard (student ID card)

WayneDirect participants will be provided a Wayne State OneCard — a multipurpose identification and debit card. Your OneCard can be used for parking, library services, copying and printing services, and food venues. OneCard holders can also receive discounts at participating local businesses by showing their OneCard at the time of purchase.

Access more academic resources

  • Meet with academic advisors in their academic area of interest.
  • Attend Writing Center workshops and presentations.
  • Access Wayne State’s Academic Success Center for tutoring and success workshops.
  • Utilize Career Services to help with career development through counseling, resume workshops and mock interviews.

Work out at WSU's recreation and fitness facility

Work out and stay in shape at the Matthaei Physical Education Center. WayneDirect participants can use this athletic facility by showing their OneCard. The athletic complex has basketball and racquetball courts, an open weight room and an Olympic-size swimming pool.

Attend Wayne State campus events

WayneDirect participants have access to Wayne State student activities and events, where they're able to meet Wayne State students and explore Detroit's cultural and entertainment institutions.