Wayne State College is a dynamic institution providing an affordable education in a student-centered atmosphere. All of the ingredients necessary for an outstanding educational experience are in place at Wayne State College: The right size, strong teaching, plenty of support, and opportunities for involvement and interaction. Wayne State College is all about students.
Connections between students and faculty, in and out of the classroom, are strong predictors of academic success. Wayne State College is known for its user-friendly environment and dedication to our students' success. Wayne State College is an excellent place to make connections. Our faculty work closely with students in and outside of the classroom.
I hope you will take advantage of one of the many opportunities to visit our beautiful campus to connect with our outstanding faculty, or just look around. Once you learn more about us, I am sure you will agree with our nearly 3,700 students that Wayne State College is a great place to begin your future!
News and Announcements
President Rames in the News
Under new leader, Wayne State has more students, programs and buildings
Omaha World Herald | January 2, 2019
"Wayne State College might look a little different these days. The campus is buzzing with more students, events and programs, as well as new buildings and renovations. At least that’s what Marysz Rames has noticed since starting as its president in 2015. This fall, a 9.9 percent enrollment increase meant 720 first-year students."
Wayne State no longer ‘best-kept secret’ under Rames’ leadership
Norfolk Daily News | December 26, 2018
"Marysz Rames, president of Wayne State College, is being recognized as one of two finalists for the 2018 Norfolk Area Person of the Year recognition program sponsored by the Daily News and Elkhorn Valley Bank. Rames was recognized for her efforts in revitalizing the college."
Communications from the President
What's Next for Wayne State?
The future of Wayne State College depends on our ability as an institution to make strong decisions in line with our mission that support the passions of our students and the needs of the great state.
Congratulations on Record Enrollment!
Wayne State College welcomed 727 new freshmen to campus this fall, which is the largest class of new students since 1995 and the third largest since 1970.
New Programs and Partnerships
The most recent new program added to Wayne State’s programs of study came about through an agreement with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (UNL) for a transfer program in Applied Science.