Wayne Advantage-Macomb

Be a Wayne State and Macomb Community College student at the same time

Wayne Advantage-Macomb allows you to take classes at both Macomb Community College (MCC) and Wayne State University (WSU), preparing you to pursue a bachelor's at WSU while completing your associate degree at Macomb. As a Wayne Advantage-Macomb student, you are admitted to Wayne State, which means you can take courses at MCC, WSU or both institutions in the same semester. You must meet Wayne State admissions requirements to enter the program.

Wayne Macomb

What's the Wayne Advantage?

You'll enjoy all the benefits that come with being admitted to Wayne State and attending a major urban research university, including:

  • Access to Wayne State's libraries.
  • A multipurpose WSU OneCard.
  • Access to the Academic Success Center and Career Services.
  • Comprehensive academic advising.
  • WSU events and student organizations.
  • Study abroad opportunities.

How to apply

  • Apply to Wayne State University.
    • Select the Freshman or Transfer tab, depending on your status, and follow the instructions (freshmen must use the university application, not the Common Application).
    • As you move through the application, select "Yes" in the Wayne Advantage section to apply for the program.
  • Apply to Macomb Community College.
  • After you are admitted to both institutions, opt in here!
    • Review the terms and conditions. Enter your Macomb ID and indicate you want to be in the Wayne Advantage-Macomb program.
  • You must register at either WSU or Macomb before the final day of registration for the full-term semester to retain your place in the program. 

Already Taking Classes at Wayne State?

If you are already taking classes at WSU, you can join the program by logging in with your Access ID and password. Opt-in now

The deadline for opting-in/out is:

  • Fall - August 13, 2019
  • Winter - December 23, 2019
  • Spring/Summer - April 20, 2020

If you opt-in/out after the date for the semester, you will be placed in the program for the next semester.  For example, if you opt-in on August 15, you will be in the Wayne Advantage-Macomb program effective with the Winter semester. 

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I'm interested

We'd love to tell you more about Wayne Advantage-Macomb and all it offers Wayne State and Macomb Community College students. Please provide all the required information and we'll contact you as soon as possible, so watch your email for more details!

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Contact us

Have more questions? Please contact Doug Peacock, Wayne Advantage coordinator,

University Advising Center
1600 Undergraduate Library
5155 Gullen Mall

313-577-3143 | wayneadvantage@wayne.edu