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      Attend our Fall Open House and receive an application fee waiver.

    1. Register for November 6
     
  • Open House - November 6, 9am—1pm

    See Worcester State for Yourself


    Discover all the amazing things you can do at Worcester State

    Join us for our undergraduate open house - hear about our admissions process, our academic programs, and life at Worcester State. Learn more about our brand new academic framework - MajorPlus - which provides Worcester State students with a stronger, more fulfilling academic experience which doubles your skill set and expands your career opportunities. Our faculty and students are eager to help you learn more about Worcester State!

    Open House Agenda


    8:30am: Check-in

    Please make your way to the Auditorium in the Sullivan Academic Center.

    9am: Admissions and Financial Aid Presentation - Join In-Person or Watch Live

    This session will offer a brief overview of the university, our admissions process, such as updates to the 2022 admission process, important deadlines, and application requirements, as well as an overview of Financial Aid and paying for college.

    10:15am-12:30pm: Academic and Student Services Resource Fair - Join In-Person

    Join us in the Wellness Center's Competition Gymnasium to explore all of our academic programs and our student services.

    10:15am-11am: Academic Program Presentations - Join In-Person or via Zoom

    Our Academic Departments offer a mix of formal presentations and “Meet and Greet” sessions. Review the list of departments and the session they'll be hosting.

    10am-12pm: Campus Tours

    Campus tours will be leaving every 10 mins from the 1st floor of the Student Center; the last tour departs at 12 p.m.

    10am-1:30pm: Brunch

    Present your dining pass for a complimentary buffet brunch in the Sheehan Dining Hall

    12pm-12:30pm: Student Panel: What’s #WooState Life Like?

    Get the inside scoop on #WooState life straight from current Worcester State students. What’s the food like? Is it easy to make friends? How can I get involved on campus? They’ll share their experiences about academics, campus life, getting involved, the dining hall and more. You’ll get a chance to ask your questions to discover what life at WooState is really like! (Sheehan Hall, Room 109)

    Other Activities on Campus


    11am-5pm: Mary Cosgrove Dolphin Art Gallery

    Visit the Mary Cosgrove Dolphin Art Gallery on the 1st floor of the Ghosh Science and Technology Center.

    9:30am-2pm: Campus Bookstore

    Get your Worcester State gear at the Bookstore on the 1st floor of the Student Center.

    12pm: Cheer on the Lancers!

    Catch the action as Worcester State Women’s Field Hockey host the divisional play-offs.

    On-Demand Content

    Get Your Application Waiver

    Apply for Free

    After attending Open House, you'll receive an application fee waiver to make things a little easier on your path to college.

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    MajorPlus

    What's Major Plus?

    What's MajorPlus?

    Learn about MajorPlus - Worcester State's new flexible academic framework which gives students the ability to focus on two areas of academic study without adding time to their degree. Hear from students, faculty, and our academic support staff how MajorPlus works, and how it positions you for a successful future.

    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, MajorPlus, 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

    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

    Athletics & Wellness Center at #WooState

    Athletics & Wellness at #WooState

    We're proud of our Lancers - 21 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