Activate Your Imagination

Are you curious and creative? Do you like to work in teams to get things done while making your own decisions and setting your own course? Do you love math and science, but feel just as passionate about subjects such as music, art, or movies?

WPI could be the right choice for your college decision.

Whether you are just beginning your college search, making your final enrollment decision, or somewhere in between, the WPI admissions team is here to help you along the way.

Join us on campus for an information session and campus tour, a fall open house, or one of our spring events just for accepted students. It’s a great opportunity to see for yourself what makes WPI a unique place.

First-Year Experience

As a new member of #WPI2022, get connected in the months leading up to your arrival on campus! Find out what to do over the summer and learn more about New Student Orientation and our distinctive first year programs focused on a successful transition to college.

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?

Hands-On Innovation

WPI's project-based education is "life-changing," building leaders who possess passion, proficiency, and a certainty that their life's work can impact the world.  Project work also develops career-launching skills employers seek.

Visit WPI

We want each and every student to have an opportunity to get to know WPI on a personal level. Visit us on campus (campus map) or when we go on the road. take a tour, interview with an Admissions counselor, and more. You can also participate in one of our online events

Your Life at WPI

We're not your typical tech school. Your experiences outside the classroom play an equally important role to academics in helping you learn, grow, and succeed. At WPI, you're a member of a close-knit, inclusive, and safe community.

WPI's value proposition has never been stronger. Discover how WPI connects students to co-op and internship opportunities, helps you finance your education and secure your financial future, leverages career services, and the impact the WPI Plan will have on your career.

WPI is Test-Optional

Standardized test scores don't always accurately represent a student's potential for success. Who you are, and what drives your passions – that's what WPI values.

Learn more about applying to WPI and our test optional policy.

Meet Our Students

Nde Student Voice
Nde N.
Senior, BS in Industrial Engineering

A senior uses his experiences to promote cultural diversity and help the community. 

Naomi Otoo
Naomi O.
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.

Megan Mueller
Megan M.
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.

Alexander Shoop
Alexander S.
Senior, BS in Actuarial Mathematics & Computer Science

Alex's fun and packed schedule is a great example of embracing a healthy work-life balance at WPI.