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Activate Your Imagination

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.

Here, you can pursue your passions at a world-class research institution with an innovative project-based curriculum where you combine theory and practice.

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.

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.

Register for the events, learn more, and other engagement opportunities.

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?

Visit WPI

We want each and every student to have an opportunity to get to know WPI on a personal level and learn more about the inclusive, close-knit community you'll find in the heart of Massachusetts. While we are open for in-person visits, we also have a variety of daily virtual information sessions and live chats where you can learn more about academics, student life, and the admissions and financial aid process to get all of your questions answered.


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of students receive a Global Scholarship to complete life-changing project work


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WPI Class of 2019

of Money Magazine's Most Transformative Colleges (2019)

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Meet Our Students

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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.

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