Steps to apply

If you've previously taken classes at any other college  even if it's only a few courses contact the Transfer Student Success Center for assistance transfering those credits over. If you have never taken any college courses before, follow the steps below to apply to Wayne State University. 

  • How to apply to Wayne State

    Apply to Wayne State using the university application and submit the $25 application fee. If applicable, submit your SAT score using the WSU code 1898 or your ACT score using the WSU code 2064.

    Submit copies of all transcripts to:

    Office of Undergraduate Admissions
    Wayne State University
    P.O. Box 02759
    Detroit, MI 48202

    You also may be able to submit your transcripts online. You should receive an admission decision within two to three weeks after submitting your application or any outstanding materials. If you plan to major in musictheatre or dance, be sure to schedule an audition and/or interview with the department.

    Contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions if you have questions about the application process, or make an appointment with our Adult Learner Success Team.  

  • Deadlines

    Submit all application materials by the appropriate date, depending on the semester in which you plan to start classes:

    Fall — Aug. 1
    Winter — Dec. 1
    Spring/summer — April 1