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Wayne State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

31,505 Students

67% Admitted

  • 27,064 full time
  • 12,010 part time
  • 8,338 men full time
  • 11,157 women full time
  • 9,468 applied
  • 7,150 admitted
  • 2,466 enrolled

17,297 Undergraduates

$10,812 Tuition/Year

  • 10,668 Graduates
  • 1,040 Non-Degree
  • $10,812 in state
  • $1,457 fees
  • $10,550 room & board
  • $1,212 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Great Lakes Large City
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Green and gold
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Dominique from Detroit, MI
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  • the campus is very calm and productive. the students that attend wayne state university have a work ethic presence that you can see just by by being there. the school…

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  • Stacy from Detroit, MI
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  • Wayne State University is a great school, its rated #3 in the state. The professors are knowledgeable, many degree programs, and great student life. And there is a great diversity…

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  • Reggie from Detroit, MI
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  • Wayne state has turned out to be a great opportunity for me and has opened doors in several areas of life. Not only do they offer great curriculum and teachers,…

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  • Colleen from MI
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  • Everyone is friendly. The professors are fantastic. There is always something to do during the evening on campus.…

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  • Daniel from Shelby Twp, MI
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  • Wayne State University brings the entire package that you'd expect from a big college. I've definitely had some of the most challenging times of my life here despite being here…

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Wayne State University
  • Located in Detroit, MI
  • Public
  • 31,505 students enrolled
  • 67% admitted
  • $10,812 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 4
  • Kevin from Warren, MI
  • I am a current student here

    Commuting to school is hard but a fifteen minute drive is not that harsh. Wayne State is generally clean and there is always somewhere to sit.

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  • 5
  • Toma' from Detroit, MI
  • I am a current student here

    As a college student here you get to meet a lot of new and different people. There are so many activities and organizations to join and everyone is made to feel welcome.

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  • Grace from Detroit, Mi
  • I am a current student here

    Detroit is such a great city. With all the bad press we get, people focus in on the negative aspects. I can't think of a better place to be educated. There are so many opportunities in the city. It is the real world and not just another college town. The urban location is unique yet conducive to learning. We learn life skills and street smartswhile perfecting our individual crafts and formal education.

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