The Wayne State Foundation works with the Alumni Office to foster relationships between the college, students, alumni, and friends. The Foundation forms close connections with alumni and friends, engendering a sense of appreciation for the outstanding education graduates received at the college and supporting the college financially by generating funds to further WSC's mission.
Overhead view of addition area
Artist rendering of updated facility
Support the Peterson Fine Arts Renovation
Our newest project is underway! With your support, we can help set the stage for future generations of student musicians at WSC. The proposed renovation and addition to the Peterson Fine Arts building will attract high-quality student and professional artists, and will make it possible for our performing arts programs to meet current industry standards for acoustics and accessibility.
The foundation is proud to offer students more than $3.3 million in scholarships. In addition, through contributions of alumni, employees, trustees, foundations, and corporations, the foundation has provided funding for the Carhart Science Building Renovation, Campus Commons Outdoor Pedestrian Walkway, Memorial Stadium Renovation, U.S. Conn Library, and the Willow Bowl, among other significant projects.
New WSC-NECC Agreement Aims to Strengthen Industrial Technology Workforce
The new program allows graduates who complete their associate degrees at NECC to transfer all of their completed academic credits to WSC to study industrial technology and earn a bachelor’s degree.
WSC Receives $1M Grant to Help Serve Behavioral Health Care Needs in Rural Nebraska
The project aims to increase access to behavioral health care for rural and other high-demand populations, while encouraging WSC graduates to practice in underserved communities.
WSC Hosts Community of Learning Facilitator Development Retreat
The retreat was held June 28-29 at St. Benedict Center in Schuyler and included facilitators from Aruba.
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.