Join us at our Virtual Fall Open House!

Saturday, September 26     |     Sunday, October 4     |     Saturday, October 10     |     Sunday, October 25

WPI is excited to virtually host prospective students and families this fall to learn more about our top-tier STEM university! We will be offering various opportunities to hear from WPI community members on a virtual platform. Registration is now open!

The live presentations and panels will be hosted on Zoom and additional details on how to connect will be provided upon registration. View the schedule below for more information.

Schedule for Open House September 26 and October 10 October 4 and October 25
WPI 101 9:00 - 9:40 a.m. 5:00 - 5:40 p.m.
Faculty/Staff Panel 9:45 - 10:30 a.m. 5:45 - 6:30 p.m.
Current Student Panel 10:35 - 11:15 a.m. 6:35 - 7:15 p.m.
Applying to Admissions and Financial Aid 11:20 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 7:20 - 8:00 p.m.

In addition to the virtual open house events, WPI will be hosting departmental informational sessions with a live chat feature daily from the end of September into mid-October. Additional information about how to learn more is below.

If you are unable to engage with an open house, please consider one of our other opportunities to visit and if you have questions, contact Admissions at or 508-831-5286.

Departmental Information Sessions and Chats

 In addition to the virtual open houses listed above, WPI is offering various opportunities throughout the fall for prospective students and families to take a deeper dive into the academics and campus community to learn more. Each session time listed below offers a brief video from the department listed along with a live chat option to get your questions answered! These are the perfect opportunity for students to take their knowledge on WPI to the next level and students are encouraged to attend a virtual open house in addition to various sessions below to put all of the WPI pieces together.

Access to these sessions will be made available through our virtual platform (see links below) and advanced registration is not required.



Time (all times in ET)



September 29

4-5 p.m. WPI 101
5-6 p.m. Mathematical Sciences
September 30 5-6 p.m. Electrical and Computer Engineering
6-7 p.m. Civil Engineering
October 1 6-7 p.m. Environmental engineering
7-8 p.m. Interactive Media and Game Development
October 5 4-5 p.m. Pre-Health Programs
5-6 p.m. Foisie School of Business
7-8 p.m. Fire Protection Engineering
October 6 5-6 p.m. Student Panel - Q&A
6-7 p.m. Mechanical Engineering
7-8 p.m. Co-op and the Career Development Center
October 7 4-5 p.m. Biomedical Engineering
6-7 p.m. Aerospace Engineering
7-8 p.m. Computer Science
October 8 4-5 p.m. Academic Advising and the First Year Experience
5-7 p.m. First Generation College Student Community Conversation
6-7 p.m. Bioinformatics and Computational Biology
October 9 5-7 p.m. Student of Color Community Conversation
October 12 4-5 p.m. Psychological Sciences
5-6 p.m. Architectural Engineering
7-8 p.m. Chemical Engineering
October 13 5-6 p.m. Applying to WPI
6-7 p.m. Biology and Biotechnology
7-8 p.m. Teacher Prep Program
October 14 6-7 p.m. Global Experience Office
7-8 p.m. Chemistry and Biochemistry
October 15 4-5 p.m. Music
6-7 p.m. Computer Science
7-8 p.m. Physics
October 20 5-6 p.m. WPI 101
6-7 p.m. Co-op and the Career Development Center
October 21 5-6 p.m. Robotics Engineering
7-8 p.m. Data Science
October 22 5-7 p.m. Women Community Conversation
6-7 p.m. Applying to WPI
October 23 5-7 p.m. LGBTQIAPP+ Community Conversation
October 27 7-8 p.m. Student Panel - Q&A