How to apply
Ready to apply? Follow these instructions to submit your application to Wayne State.
Application checklist for incoming freshmen
- Complete the appropriate undergraduate application online.
- If you are an international student, submit the non-refundable application fee by check or money order. We don't accept cash. If applying online, you can pay the application fee using Discover, MasterCard, Visa or American Express only.
- Ask your high school to mail an official copy of your transcript to our office. If your high school participates with Docufide by Parchment, you can request your transcripts to be sent to us online.
- Expect to hear from us two to three weeks after submitting your application materials regarding any missing items and/or your admission status.
As you complete your application, do your best to select a prospective major. You won't actually declare your major at Wayne State until your second year.
All application materials must be received by the dates below.
Domestic students are admitted on a rolling basis for each term prior to the start of classes.
August 1 - fall semester (Sept. - Dec.)
December 1 - winter semester (Jan. - April)
April 1 - spring/summer semesters (May - Aug.)