New Student Registration (NSR) is a program for new students who are ready to enroll for classes beginning fall 2021. The purpose of the NSR program is to provide students with a smooth transition to college. All first time freshmen are encouraged to attend.
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2021 Tri-State CTE Conference
This conference offers professional development opportunities for industrial technology educators. Conference dates: June 27-29, 2021. Register by June 23.
Tuition Guarantee Program
The new Nebraska State Colleges Tuition Guarantee ensures Pell-qualified Nebraska students can attend Wayne State College tuition-free. The program takes effect in Fall 2021 and applies to returning and new undergraduate students.
New! One Rate at Wayne State
The new universal in-state tuition rate, which begins Fall 2021, will save out-of-state students nearly $6,000 per year on tuition costs. The new rate applies to all new and returning undergraduate students in Fall 2021, as long as they are taking in-person classes.
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Why I Chose Wayne State
Wayne State is a public college in Nebraska that has received several accolades for it's academic excellence and successful graduate outcomes. Students choose to earn their degree at WSC for a variety of reasons. Not only do we offer top-notch programs, we're also the most affordable four-year college or university in the region. And with all the clubs, intramurals, and activities on campus, you'll never get bored. But, you don't have to take our word for it. Hear what students are saying about Wayne State College.
Wayne State at a Glance
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recent grads employed or in grad school*
*based on the most recent graduate survey from 2018-19 of 521 students (84% response rate)
Apr 22toJul 31
Juried Art ShowShow runs from April 22 through summer.
Youth Volleyball CampA volleyball camp for grades 1-6.
Elite Prospect Football Camp (June 24)A light-contact (high and hard) padded individual camp where WSC coaches have the opportunity to teach and develop football fundamentals and techniques. For students entering grades 9-12.
Young Cats Football CampStudents entering 2nd through 8th grade are invited to work individually with WSC players and coaches to develop fundamentals and techniques.
JV/Varsity Volleyball Team Camp (June 25)A volleyball camp for junior varsity and varsity teams.
8-Man and 9-Man Team Football Camp (June 27-29)A full-contact (high and hard) padded team camp where players and coaches have the opportunity to develop fundamentals and techniques as well as team objectives.
Elite Volleyball CampA volleyball camp for junior high and high school.
No Tuition or Fee Increases at State Colleges for 2021-22 Academic Year
The tuition freeze applies to undergraduate and graduate, resident and nonresident students, and online rates.
Spring 2021 Dean's List
More than 1,100 students made the Wayne State College dean's list for Spring 2021.
$56K Raised for Scholarships During Giving Day
All proceeds raised during the April 23 virtual campaign went directly to student scholarships at Wayne State College.
Dr. Dan Miller Receives Teaching Excellence Award
Miller, professor of psychology, was presented the award, sponsored by State Nebraska Bank & Trust, at the spring graduation ceremony.