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Activate Your Imagination with a WPI Education
Welcome to WPI Admissions!
WPI is a top-ranked university with more than 50 undergraduate degree programs in science, engineering, technology, math, business, and the humanities and arts.
A WPI education will enable you to pursue your passions at a world-class research institution with an innovative project-based curriculum where you combine theory and practice.
Whether you’re just beginning your college search and want to sign up for a WPI visit; have questions about financial aid and scholarships; interested in exploring more of the total student experience, including WPI student life; making your final enrollment decision; or somewhere in between, the WPI Admissions team is here to help. A lot goes into finding the right college, and we’ll do everything we can to assist and support you along the way.
Virtual Open Houses
WPI is excited to host four virtual open houses! In addition to these events there are opportunities ot learn more about specific academic areas of study and engage with faculty and students during various departmental presentations.
Apply to WPI!
Ready, set, apply! Learn more about the application process, requirements, and important deadlines, and then get ready to apply. The first deadlines are coming up on November 1!
Go into the World
Projects are at the core of the WPI curriculum, and our students do project work at 50+ project centers in the U.S. and abroad. We believe this experience is invaluable, which is why every student receives up to a $5,000 Global Scholarship.
Research From the Start
At WPI, do groundbreaking research as soon as you step on campus your first year. Where else can you discover that your grandmother's experiences are encoded into her great-grandkids' genes through epigenetics?
of students receive a Global Scholarship to complete life-changing project work
average starting salary, bachelor's degree
WPI Class of 2019
of Money Magazine's Most Transformative Colleges (2019)
Money Magazine (2019)
Senior, BS in Industrial Engineering
A senior uses his experiences to promote cultural diversity and help the community.
Sophomore, BS in Biochemistry (Pre-Med)
Naomi's work in WPI's Quantitative Neurotechnology and Education Psychology labs gives her the problem-solving skills she'll need to excel as a surgeon.
Senior, BS in Mechanical Engineering & Minor in Architectural Engineering
Through WPI's project-based curriculum, this mechanical engineering student has traveled around the world and gotten a kick start toward her dream career.