Worcester Polytechnic Institute

100 Institute Road
Worcester, MA 1609
(508) 831-5000
http://www.wpi.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 4,961
  • Undergraduate population: 3,435
  • Student to faculty ratio: 14 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $49,600
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $48,550
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $49,600
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $48,550

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 97%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $15,141
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 14%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,707
  • Students receiving federal aid: 14%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $6,566
  • Students receiving state aid: 37%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 94%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 5,705
  • Percent admitted: 67%
  • Percent admitted (men): unknown
  • Percent admitted (women): unknown
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): unknown

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 4,556
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 73%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 27%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 79%
  • Graduation rate (men): 77%
  • Graduation rate (women): 89%

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD