- Just hours away from the start of Closer Look #1. Never seen snow in April before? Come by in the morning, we just might be able to hook you up:) >
- Congratulations to the FIRST and VEX scholarship winners. Both the grand prize winners and runners-up have been notified. Hopefully they will all be calling WPI home for the next four years!! >
Did you know...
The most common male name for our first year students is Nicholas. The most common female name is Elizabeth.
The student body at WPI represents 45 states and over 75 countries.
WPI ranks 4th among national universities for the highest starting salaries.
WPI has 14 Robotics labs on campus and WARNER, a robot standing 6’2" and weighing 330 pounds.
WPI’s new burn chamber in the Department of Fire Protection Engineering is large enough to hold a 2-story house.
Princeton Review ranks WPI 17th for Best Career Services among national universities.
In 2011 WPI graduated 97 female engineers. This number ranks 43rd out of 348 schools with engineering programs in the nation putting WPI in the top 12%.
College Finder lists WPI a top choice college "Where Geek is Chic".
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