Directory Information of Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Address100 Institute Road, Worcester, MA 01609-2280
Phone508-831-5000
WEBwww.wpi.edu
Admissionwww.wpi.edu/admissions/
Financial Aidwww.wpi.edu/admissions/
Net Price Calculatorwww.wpi.edu/Admin/FA/First/NetPriceCalculator.html
Veterans Tuitionwww.wpi.edu/offices/registrar/vetera20.html
School TypePrivate (not-for-profit), 4 or more years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

2018 Tuition & Fees and 2019 Estimation

For undergraduate school, its 2018 tuition and fees are $48,628. For graduate programs, its 2018 graduate school tuition and fees are $26,286. Total 6,642 students are attending at the school and the school offers campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory and residence halls possessed by the school).
2017-18 Tuition & Fees2018-19 Estimation
Undergraduate$48,628
Graduate$26,286
Worcester Polytechnic Institute 2017-2018 Tuition Costs Chart
source: IPEDS, U.S. Department of Education
Undergraduate$50,319
Graduate$27,199
Worcester Polytechnic Institute 2018-2019 Estimated Tuition Costs Chart
The estimation for 2018-2019 tuition costs is based on the cost change rates of last year.

2017 Key Stats of Worcester Polytechnic Institute

The Acceptance ratio at Worcester Polytechnic Institute is 48% and Graduation rate is 86%. Key academic stats at Worcester Polytechnic Institute are listed in next table.
2017 Key Academics Stats at Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Acceptance Rate48%
Graduation Rate86%
Retention Rate95%(full-time), 100% (part-time)
Student to Faculty Ratio7.69% (13 to 1)
Student Population6,642

Special Learning Opportunities and On-Campus Student Services

Worcester Polytechnic Institute offers online classes (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs which designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers . Next table summarizes the special learning opportunities.
Special Learning Opportunities at Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Online ClassUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening CollegeNo
Teacher CertificationYes
Study AbroadYes
Worcester Polytechnic Institute provides a number of student services including academic/career counseling services, employment services for students, Placement services for completers.
On-Campus Student Services at Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Remedial servicesNo
Academic/career counseling serviceYes
Employment services for studentsYes
Placement services for completersYes
On-campus day care for students' childrenNo
Library facilities at institutionVarious Library Facilities Provided

Special Characteristics of Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Next table illustrates special other characteristics of Worcester Polytechnic Institute.
Special Characteristics at Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black SchoolNo
Tribal SchoolNo
Has HospitalNo
Offer Medical DegreeNo
Board/Meal PlanYes
Dormitory Capacity2,072

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