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Wayne State College Nebraska
Our Tuition Guarantee
The new state college Tuition Guarantee ensures Pell-qualified students can attend Wayne State College tuition-free.
New! One Rate at Wayne State
Our new universal in-state tuition rate saves 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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Wayne State College has the programs you want at prices you can afford. We're nationally-ranked for academic excellence and consistently rated as being more affordable than other four-year colleges and universities in Nebraska. Explore our programs, tour our campus, and join the Wildcats!
Why I Chose Wayne State
Wayne State is a public college in Nebraska that has received several accolades for its 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 rated as the most affordable of other universities and four-year colleges in Nebraska. 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 2020-21 of 597 students (88% response rate)
Jan 18toMar 24
Art Exhibit: Wanderings - A Walk in the WoodsExhibit runs through March 24, 2023.
Student Film PremieresFeaturing student films.
Tragedy to Triumph - Saving Uganda Orphans and Building DreamsMathias Mulumba addresses his work with orphans in Uganda.
The Middle Ground: African American IssuesJoin us for a debate night over African American issues.
Planetarium Laser Show: Laser 60sAn intense and exciting experience for all ages!
Planetarium Show: The Sky We Don't SeeAt the Fred G. Dale Planetarium.
Senior Saturday (February 11)Senior Saturday: A visit day for high school seniors and their families.
Speaker Mathias Mulumba to Address Work in Uganda
Mulumba's nonprofit, Father to the Fatherless, aims to make a difference in the lives of orphans, widows, and single mothers.
Fall 2022 Dean's List
More than 1,200 students made the Wayne State College dean's list for Fall 2022.
'Between the Lines' Premiere Set for Feb. 21 at Majestic Theatre
A movie written and produced by Shelby Hagerdon '21.
Guest Recital at WSC Reveres Women Composers
Dr. Nancy Williams gives a clarinet recital Feb. 14 in Ley Theatre.
Voctave’s Vocal Magic Marks the Opening of Newly Renovated Ramsey Theatre
Performance is at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22. It is part of the Black and Gold Performing Arts Series.