Check this page periodically for the latest department updates, including changes to the admissions process, event announcements, new ways for prospective students to get to know Wayne State, and more.

Apply for 2022 admission

Our 2022 application is now open! Stay up to date with the changes we've made to our admissions process as we work to make it easier for prospective students to apply — including a continuation of our test-optional admissions pathway.

Test optional pathway for 2022

Prospective freshman students who have not taken the SAT or ACT or who have completed the SAT or ACT, but do not want their scores considered, can pursue the test-optional pathway for fall 2022

Explore careers to find your major

Wayne State has launched a brand-new tool to help students decide which of the university's 300-plus academic programs are right for them. Whether you have a dream job in mind or haven't quite figured it out yet, Career Insights looks at a student's personal motivations, interests and skills through a user-friendly questionnaire format.

Come see us at the NACAC virtual college fairs

Connect with our counselors and students during NACAC virtual college fairs
Sept. 12, Oct. 14, and Nov. 2.