ADMISSIONS

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  • Virtual Open House

    See Worcester State for Yourself

    Experience our virtual open house from this fall and hear about our admissions process, our academic programs, and life at Worcester State. Learn more about our brand new academic framework - Major Plus, being introduced in the 2021/22 academic year. Our faculty and students are eager to help you learn more about Worcester State!

    Open House Recap Sessions


    Welcome, Overview, and Introduction to the Admissions Process - Watch

    Recap this session which kicked off our virtual open house with a brief overview of the university, and which included information on our admissions process, such as updates to the 2021 admission process, important deadlines, and application requirements.

    Academic Department Breakout Sessions - Watch

    Our Academic Departments offered formal presentations and “Meet and Greet” sessions with open Q&A session. Review the list of departments and watch the session they hosted.

    Sheehan Honors Program Information Session - Watch

    This session provided an overview of the exciting opportunities available to you to enhance your education at Worcester State through the Sheehan Honors Program.

    Student Life Panel - Watch

    We are dedicated to your success inside and outside of the classroom. Staff from Athletics, Student Accessibility Services, Multicultural Affairs, Career Service, and Student Involvement and Leadership Development shared how their offices support our students.

    On-Demand Content

    Get Your Application Waiver

    Apply for free Through March 1

    Apply for free after exploring our virtual open house. We're waiving our application fee until March 1, 2021 to make things a little easier on your path to college.

    Waived! Apply Today for Free

    What's Major Plus?

    What's Major Plus?

    Student Juliana Rosa, Dean Larrivee, and Dean Pottle describe “Major Plus”, our new academic framework that balances liberal arts, sciences, and professional education.

    Tap to watch each video:

    Major Plus - Juliana RosaMajor Plus - Dean LarriveeMajor Plus - Dean Pottle

    Paying for College

    Paying for College

    Paying for college is one of the biggest decisions you and your family will make. Over 70% of our students receive some form of assistance paying for college. Let’s explore the options available for you.

    Watch: Make It Affordable

     
    Worcester State Book Store

    Get Your #WooState Gear

    Get kitted out with some #WooState gear - everyone needs a hoodie or t-shirt! Get 20% off an apparel or gift item.

    Claim: Take 20% Off

    Take our Immersive Campus Tour

    Take our Immersive Campus Tour

    With stops at ten key campus locations and 360 interactive experiences inside our classrooms, public spaces, quads, labs, and places to study, grab a bite to eat, and get the entire #woostate experience.

    Explore: Tour Campus

    What's #WooLife?

    What's #WooLife?

    Our residence life is so welcoming and action packed it has its own name, #woolife. Our students call us home. Find out why!

    Watch: #WooLife “Cribs”

     
    Student Research Opportunities

    Student Research Opportunities

    With our new academic framework, Major Plus, and faculty who are producing original research across academic disciplines, your opportunities to build your research skills are limited only by your interest and ambition. Hear from our students about how conducting research changed their lives and accelerated their career aspirations.

    Watch: Student Research

    Student Resource Fair

    Student Life Panel

    Hear from staff in Athletics, Student Accessibility Services, Multicultural Affairs, Career Service, and Student Involvement and Leadership Development as they outline how Worcester State supports students to succeed in all aspects of the lives while they're here.

    Join: Life At #WooState

    Athletics & Wellness Center at #WooState

    Athletics & Wellness at #WooState

    We're proud of our Lancers - 20 Division III men's and women's teams across a variety of disciplines. And our wellness center has everything from yoga to batting cages to make sure there’s something that matches your needs and passions to be fit, inside and out.

    Watch: Lancer Action

     
    Start Your Admissions Process

    Start Your Admissions Process

    We are confident that after today, you'll be able to picture yourself at Worcester State. Take the virtual tour of campus, talk to professors, hear about life at #woostate, and get your questions answered. Then, use the free waiver to submit your application for admission.

    Apply: Get Started Today

    Speak With Our Professors

    Hear From Our Professors

    There’s nothing better than quality time with your professors to bring a topic alive or make a challenging idea more understandable. With our small class sizes and 17:1 student to faculty ratio, no one is just a number or a face in the crowd. Our professors know their students and are invested in them as individuals.

    Recap: Meet our Faculty

    Is Our Honors Program the Right Option for You?

    Is Our Honors Program the Right Option for You?

    Looking for challenge and recognition as a scholar? The Commonwealth Honors Program at Worcester State might be the right opportunity for you. With dedicated study space, enriching trips, and research opportunities this honors program opens doors for career and personal advancement.

    Honors: Is It Right For You?