WayneDirect

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Created for students who want to get a head start on their future, WayneDirect is an ideal way to make a smooth transition from community college to WSU. This concurrent enrollment program allows students to accumulate credits toward their WSU bachelor’s degree while concurrently earning their associate degree at Henry Ford Community College, Macomb Community College or Wayne County Community College District.

Students who apply early in their college career see the biggest benefit, because they have more time to participate in WSU’s campus activities, utilize university resources (such as libraries, the Academic Success Center and Career Services), and get acquainted with faculty and advisors. There is no application fee for WayneDirect.

Macomb Community College

This program is for Macomb Community College students who want to get a head start on earning their bachelor's degree from Wayne State. Macomb WayneDirect students have the opportunity to concurrently enroll in classes at WSU while continuing to work toward an associate's degree at Macomb. Students have the advantage of working with faculty and staff from both institutions to make a smooth transition.

While many courses are offered at Wayne State’s main campus in Detroit, a variety of programs are also offered at the Macomb University CenterMacomb Education Center, and the Advanced Technology Education Center (ATEC).

Check out our list of programs to review the newest course offerings at these locations.

Eligible participants include: 

  • currently enrolled Macomb Community College students
  • recent high school graduates who have enrolled in courses at Macomb

Note: Concurrently enrolled Macomb WayneDirect participants can also receive financial aid from Wayne State University.

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Henry Ford Community College

This program is for Henry Ford Community College (HFCC) students who want to get a head start on earning their bachelor's degree at Wayne State. WayneDirect provides opportunities to learn more about our academic programs and participate in campus events and activities before transferring to the university. Through WayneDirect, you can use academic services that will assist you in your transition to Wayne State and increase your likelihood for success.

Eligible WayneDirect participants include:

  • currently enrolled HFCC students 
  • recent high school graduates who have enrolled in courses at HFCC

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Wayne County Community College District

This program is for Wayne County Community College District (WC3D) students who want to get a head start on earning their bachelor's degree at Wayne State. WayneDirect provides opportunities to learn more about our academic programs and participate in campus events and activities before transferring to the university. Through WayneDirect, you can use academic services that will assist you in your transition to Wayne State and increase your likelihood for success.

Eligible participants include any currently enrolled WC3D student.

Note: Wayne County WayneDirect is not a dual or concurrent enrollment program. It is designed to assist students in making a smooth transition to the university by providing them access to academic resources. You must maintain your registration with Wayne County Community College District.

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