Worcester, Massachusetts

Worcester Polytechnic Institute | WPI

Private school in Massachusetts with 4,600 total undergraduate students

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Cost & scholarships

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In-state
$69,812
Out-of-state
$69,812

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Admissions

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Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
42%
Women
53%

Men
37%

Total number of applicants
10,584
Women: 26%
Men: 74%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
29%

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Required

TOEFL Policy (International Applicants)
Required

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
1,276
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
41%
Enrolled men:
59%
6-year graduation rate
87%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
96%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
12%
Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander: 4%
Black: 3%
Hispanic: 10%
Native American: 0%
Other: 14%
White: 68%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
13:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors and Careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
New England Women's & Men's Athletic Conference

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Location

100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609
Campus Setting
Urban

Region
New England

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(508) 831-5000
100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 01609