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Meet Our Admissions Team

The Admissions staff looks forward to meeting you on campus and around the world! Learn more about us, and get in touch any questions you have about the admissions and application process, campus visit options, or when we’ll be on the road in a city near you.

Regular Hours

We are open Monday–Friday, 8 a.m.–5 p.m. and select Saturdays in the fall (September–November) and spring (April).

Campus visits last just over two hours and include an information session and campus tour. Read more about our campus visit options, and check our calendar for dates and times of available visits.

Holiday Schedule

WPI will be closed the following dates:

  • December 23, 2016–January 1, 2017
  • January 16, 2017
  • May 29, 2017
  • July 4, 2017
  • September 4, 2017
  • Afternoon of November 22, 2017
  • November 23–24, 2017

Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer Recesses

The Admissions Office is open, but undergraduate classes are not in session, on the following dates: 

  • Winter: December 16, 2016–January 11, 2017
  • Spring: March 6–10, 2017
  • Summer: May 3–August 23, 2017
  • Additional dates: February 16, 2017; April 17, 2017; and April 20, 2017

If you have any questions or would like to confirm that we are open, please call us at 508-831-5286.

Parking Information and Directions

We look forward to welcoming you to the WPI campus! We encourage you to arrive 15–20 minutes prior to your scheduled visit time or appointment in order to locate parking and the Office of Admissions in Bartlett Center. Visitors should place a WPI admissions visitor parking pass in their car dashboard while on campus. Pre-registered visitors will be provided a parking pass via email print out. Passes are also available in the Bartlett Center when arriving on campus.

WPI is located at 100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609. Handicap accessible parking is available adjacent to Bartlett Center accessible via the main entrance located at the intersection of West Street and Institute Road. Free visitor parking is available in the Park Avenue parking garage (all spaces) accessible via Park Avenue or Salisbury Street (for GPS: 151 Salisbury Street, Worcester, MA 01609) and the West Street Lot (corner of West Street and Institute Road) in designated visitor spaces.

An online map of campus and parking areas is available for your use, as well as a printable campus map.

Please note: You should park in a designated WPI lot or garage since many surrounding streets are limited to resident parking which is enforced by the City of Worcester.

Contact

Office of Undergraduate Admissions
Bartlett Center
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609-2280
Phone: 508-831-5286
Fax: 508-831-5875
admissions@wpi.edu