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WCSU waives application fee for Connecticut high school seniors in November

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DANBURY, Connecticut — Western Connecticut State University will waive the Common App application fee for Connecticut high school seniors who apply to the university from Nov. 1–30, 2023. To apply or for more information, go to www.wcsu.edu/admissions or call WCSU Admissions at (203) 837-9000.

For those who want to learn about the academic programs, athletics, clubs and campus life WCSU offers prior to applying, the university will host an Undergraduate Open House on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2023, with an Academic and Campus Life Fair and tours at 10 or 11 a.m. Register for the undergraduate Open House here.

On the same date, there will be a Graduate Open House at 10:30 a.m. Register for the Graduate Open House here. Unable to attend on Oct. 28? The WCSU Office of Admissions at 181 White St. in Danbury, is open to visitors and provides weekday campus tour opportunities. Visit www.wcsu.edu/admissions/tours for more information.

Western Connecticut State University offers more than 50 top-rated and accredited undergraduate and graduate programs that deliver a high-quality, practical education at an affordable price. For 120 years, WCSU’s small classes, high-tech facilities, top researchers, experienced faculty, internships and more have allowed students to discover and develop their talents and interests, leading to a lifetime of success. To read about our successful alumni, go to www.wcsu.edu/success-stories.

The university, located on two campuses in Danbury, Connecticut, offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs from its Ancell School of BusinessMacricostas School of Arts and SciencesSchool of Professional Studies and School of Visual & Performing Arts. For information on all of WCSU’s academic programs, go to www.wcsu.edu/academics/.

For more information, go to www.wcsu.edu/admissions, call (203) 837-9000 or contact WCSU Communications and Marketing at pr@wcsu.edu.



Western Connecticut State University changes lives by providing all students with a high-quality education that fosters their growth as individuals, scholars, professionals and leaders in a global society. Our vision: To be widely recognized as a premier public university with outstanding teachers and scholars who prepare students to contribute to the world in a meaningful way.