Undergraduate Admissions

  • College Courses for High School Students

    If you are a high-school student looking to take a college-level course, Worcester State University has options that can help you pursue your educational goals while balancing the demands of a busy schedule.

    High School Scholars Program

    High school students can apply to our High School Scholars Program, which offers courses during our fall, spring, and summer sessions. WSU tuition and fees apply.

    Commonwealth Dual Enrollment Program

    High school students in the Worcester Public School System can apply for the commonwealth’s dual enrollment program, which allows accepted students to take one WSU course during the spring semester or summer session at no charge.

    100 Males to College: Brotherhood for College Success

    Male high school students in the Worcester Public School System may participate in dual enrollment courses at Worcester State University and Quinsigamond Community College. Classes will be offered during the spring semester and summer session. There is no cost to students who are members of 100 Males to College.

    WSU Latino Education Institute (LEI)

    High school students can be considered for free dual enrollment courses through the WSU Latino Education Institute to jump start their college career. Juniors and seniors are eligible and preference is given to students who attend a Worcester Public School. Students and families are also offered assistance in the college application process.

    Early College Worcester

    Early College Worcester allows Worcester Public Schools students to receive advanced learning opportunities including 12 or more college credits towards an Associate or Bachelor’s Degree while attending high school.

  • High School Scholars Application Process

    To apply:

    If you have questions, contact DGCE at 508-929-8127 or High School Scholars Program Coordinator Deanna Hajos.

    Commonwealth Dual Enrollment Application Process

    Worcester State University is proud to offer college-level courses to Worcester public high school students. This opportunity sharpens academic skills while giving you a chance to experience college life.

    Commonwealth Dual Enrollment: Learn More

    100 Males to College Application Process

    100 Males to College is preparing young high school men for post-secondary education. To participate, use the registration link below. If you have questions please contact Kevin Karanja at kkaranja@worcester.edu.

    100 Males to College: Register Online

    WSU Latino Education Institute (LEI) Application Process

    To participate in a WSU Latino Education Institute dual enrollment course, please download the program flyer. For more information, please contact Hilda Ramirez at 508-798-6507.

    LEI: Download Program Flyer

    Early College Application Process

    To learn more and participate, please review the information available at the link below.

    Early College Worcester: Learn More