Student Service Center

The Student Service Center is a one-stop shop created to serve the needs of students, parents, and anyone interested in Wayne State University. We are ready to answer questions about applying to WSU, financial aid, records and registration, student accounts, and everything in between. Visit us in the Welcome Center, send us an email to, or call us at 313-577-2100 to ask a question.

Frequently requested information


  • We want you to be successful.  Completing a SMART Check information session is mandatory if you are intending to withdraw from a course. However, if you want to know how a course withdrawal might affect you academically and financially, you can complete a SMART Check at any time.
  • During your visit, you will meet with an enrollment management representative and learn about how withdrawing from a course will specifically impact you, both academically and financially. You will receive personalized information to help you make an educated decision.

Undergraduate Admissions

  • Reserve your spot for Orientation!​
  • RSVP for Fall Open House
    • Date and Time: Saturday October 11, 2014 from 10 am – 2 pm.
    • Enjoy a day on campus, which includes opportunities to meet with your school/college/program, learn about what's new in Midtown and talk to current students about why choosing to attend Wayne State has been the best decision they've made.

Office of Student Financial Aid

Record and Registration

Student Accounts Receivable (SAR)

  • myWSUcard
  • Payment options
  • Holds – to find out which type of hold you have click here.
  • You can check the hold on your account using pipeline.
    • Click the "Student" Tab in the upper left hand corner of the screen
    • Under "Student Records" in the menu, click "holds"

Today's expected service times

Welcome Center Lobby: 15-30 minutes
Phones: 15-30 minutes
Email - working on emails sent in on 07/23/2014

Walk-In hours for Financial Aid Officers are on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contact Us

The Welcome Center
42 W. Warren Ave., 1st Floor Lobby
Detroit, MI 48201


Fall/Winter Semester:
Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Spring/Summer Semesters:
Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: