Welcome to WCSU’s Virtual Campus. Our buildings are closed to the public through May, but we are working. Please follow this link for the most recent updates about admissions, registration, and online learning. (COVID-19 Coronavirus Updates)


First-Time Freshmen

We realize these are uncertain times, and in order to be responsive to your concerns, WCSU has instituted the following changes to our regular deposit schedule:  Deposit deadlines for incoming freshmen and for on-campus housing are extended by one month to Monday, June 1.

Have questions? Reach out to the Admissions Office at Admissions@wcsu.edu or to the Housing Office at Housing@wcsu.edu.

The decision to earn a degree is a defining moment in life. At Western Connecticut State University, we know that and honor your commitment to the choice you’ll be making.

WCSU offers an array of programs –– everything from an associate degree to a doctorate in instructional leadership –– programs that empower your future and lead to success. Here, you’ll find an outstanding learning environment in our small class sizes and an exceptionally qualified faculty who combine academic and practitioner perspectives. Their gift is to inspire.

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