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Steps to apply

To help you make a smooth transition to Wayne State University, here are some simple steps to keep in mind throughout the application process. 

  • Apply to Wayne State University

    Use the university application and submit the $25 application fee. Submit copies of all official transcripts to:

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

    You may also be able to submit your official transcripts online. If you plan to major in musictheatre or dance, be sure to schedule an audition with the department. 

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

    • Fall  — Aug. 15
    • Winter — Dec. 15
    • Spring/summer  — April 1

    You should receive an admission decision within two to three weeks after submitting your application or any outstanding materials. You can also track your own admission status online. 

  • Contact the Transfer Student Success Center

    Our staff will explore your options, help you plan your next steps and support you through your transition. Whether you're just beginning community college or have already taken some classes, we can point you toward resources that will help you maximize your credit and meet your goals faster. Contact the Transfer Student Success Center as early as your first year of community college.