Aid and WayneDirect Macomb

In the Macomb WayneDirect program, you can start your Wayne State University degree at Macomb Community College.

Participating students will be admitted to Wayne State University. You will be able to participate in campus activities and utilize all university academic resources. Get a head start on your WSU degree. Apply to the Macomb WayneDirect program through the WSU Undergraduate Admissions Office.

Remember to file an annual FAFSA and include our school code – 002329.

Student contract

Complete a WayneDirect Student Contract for each semester you will attend WSU. Verify that the courses you take at Macomb Community College will count toward your degree program at WSU by reviewing the transfer plans on our website.

WayneDirect Macomb student contract

WSU will process your financial aid

WSU will process your financial aid application and award aid based on your combined enrollment and the information you supply on your FAFSA. 

A student can only receive financial aid for transferrable courses that are applicable to the student’s certificate or degree program.

The financial aid you receive will be used to pay your tuition and fees for courses you take at Wayne State University. Remaining funds will be refunded to you to use to pay your charges for the courses you attend at Macomb Community College.

Satisfactory academic progress

Macomb Community College (MCC) will share enrollment and academic information with WSU. Satisfactory Academic Progress will be monitored according to the policies at WSU. Credits attempted and earned at MCC will be used in the calculation to determine your pace and timeframe status. Only the grades you earn at WSU are used to determine your GPA status.

TIP program

WSU is a TIP Phase II school. You will not be able to use TIP Phase I benefits as a student in the WayneDirect program.

Scholarship eligibility

If you are offered a WSU academic merit scholarship, you must attend WSU full-time in order to receive these funds.