Thank you for considering WPI! In addition to the first-year application process, home-schooled students need to give additional information noted below.

WPI also strongly recommends doing a personal interview with a member of WPI Admissions. Students far from WPI can do a phone interview.

  • Required Courses

    You must show that you have:

    • completed math coursework through pre-calculus,
    • completed two lab science courses, and
    • completed four English courses.
  • Required Transcript

    Please provide the following if you have it:

    • a transcript from a recognized home school clearing house program, or
    • a transcript from a traditional high school program you attended for part of your high school career, or
    • certification that you met your school district’s requirements for graduation or a GED.

    You may also show a detailed list, plus documentation, of all academic coursework at the high school level.

  • Required Home School Form

    Complete the Common Application School Report and Counselor Recommendation Form or the WPI Home school supplement form.

  • Required Financial Aid

    Home-schooled students applying for financial aid must submit one of the following prior to attending WPI:

    • Final high school transcript, or
    • GED equivalent, or
    • Certification that student has met local school district's graduation requirements.