Heather Treseler, Ph.D., professor of English and Presidential Fellow for the Arts, has received the 2023 May Sarton NH Poetry Prize from Bauhan Publishing for her full-length manuscript of poems, Auguries & Divinations. The prize includes the publication of Treseler’s book in April of 2024 and a monetary award of $1,000. This is the thirteenth […]
Next Steps - Milestones to Enrollment
Visit campus and attend Congratulations Day for a deep-dive into what makes Worcester State the choice for your student
National Decision Day
Make your deposit on or before May 1 to secure your student's place at Worcester State
May & June
Attend our Parent Orientation to learn how to best support your student during their time at Worcester State
Worcester State’s resident student move-in takes place over a two-day period
Family Day & Homecoming
Discover more about your student's home away from home with exciting events and activities
Why Worcester State?
There are many qualities which make a Worcester State education an outstanding choice, both in the classroom and beyond. Whether it's getting involved in undergraduate research alongside our faculty, studying abroad to experience different cultures and perspectives, participating in one of our leadership programs, competing in one of our 20 NCAA teams, or making friends with like-minded peers in our clubs and organizations - Worcester State provides a wealth of opportunity.
What is MajorPlus?
MajorPlus is 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.
At A Glance
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Student Clubs & Organizations
NCAA Division III Athletics Teams
Majors & Minors
Graduates employed or in graduate school or both within 6 months of graduation
Cost of attendance: tuition & fees for MA residents
Average Financial Aid award
Living on Campus
There's plenty going on to keep students busy and engaged
Campus life at Worcester State
Hear current students talk about all the amazing opportunities happening on and off campus.
Athletics & wellness at #WooState
Worcester State is proud of the Lancers - 21 Division III men's and women's teams across a variety of disciplines, and a Wellness Center that has everything from yoga to batting cages.
Living In Worcester
Worcester is a great place to go to college. What makes The Big Woo distinct?
Welcome to #WooLife?
Worcester State's Residence Life is so welcoming and action packed it has its own name: #WooLife