Transferring from another four-year institution

There's no better place to continue your educational journey than Wayne State University. Here, you'll receive a truly unique academic experience. Our professors are renowned leaders in their fields, and our state-of-the-art laboratories allow you to put what you've learned into action, conducting research with a tangible impact on our community. We offer more than 500 student organizations to help you discover your passion. Plus, our Midtown Detroit campus puts you just steps from one-of-a-kind cultural experiences, internships and co-ops, and numerous opportunities to get involved in community outreach in one of world's the most exciting cities. 

What's your next step?

We offer several resources to guide you through your transfer to Wayne State University so that you can quickly begin the next stage in your academic journey. Get started today! 

Application deadlines

Fall semester
Aug. 15

Winter semester
Dec. 15

Spring/summer semester
April 1

Detroit is closer to my home, so I’m able to commute and that has made going to school a lot easier for me. Wayne State also offers more programs that closely relate to the field I want to work in.”

Mackenzie Wayda

Mackenzie Wayda

transfer student from Ferris State University