Congratulations! Among 7,000+ applications, you hold the academic know-how, varied interests and talents, empathy, and curiosity The College of Wooster seeks in future students. We welcome you and your family to our vibrant community of global learners.

Enrollment Deposit

Become a Scot! Log into to your student application portal to pay the non-refundable $400 enrollment deposit, which secures your place in the Class of 2027.

We encourage all students to submit the enrollment deposit before, or on, May 1 so we may provide important next steps about housing and course registration.

Make sure you use your email address and password created after you applied (parents – please don’t try to create an account separately). Or, you can mail a check payable to The College of Wooster. If all else fails, call our office so a staff member may assist you at 330-263-2322.

All Wooster students will be required to be Up-To-Date with their COVID vaccines before attending an in-person ARCH session or the start of their first semester (whichever on-campus event happens first). Students who have medical, disability, or religious reasons why they cannot receive a COVID vaccine may apply for exceptions to this policy. Up-To-Date students should submit their vaccine record information prior to their arrival to campus.  Check out more details here

On-Campus Connections

Individual Campus Visit

Register for an individual visit and enjoy a walking tour of campus and conversation with admissions. Most weekday visits can provide an opportunity to observe a class, eat in the dining hall or meet with professors or coaches. All visitors must register in advance and follow safety guidelines.

Register for Scot Showcase Days!

April 2-3

April 16-17

These visit dates are only available for admitted seniors and their guests. To view tentative schedules for these events, please click here. If you are not an admitted senior, we ask that you please select an alternative date to visit Wooster. 

Virtual Connections

WOO! Wednesday Events

Join us virtually on Wednesday evenings at 8 p.m. Eastern Time to learn more about Wooster. Attend as many sessions as you’d like! Our goal is to provide insight into our campus, culture, academic experience, and our Wooster spirit through live interaction with our students, staff, and faculty.

Panels will last approximately 45 minutes. Please feel free to register for as many as you would like to attend!

March 15: Investing in Wooster
Do you have questions about how best to finance a Wooster education?  Learn details about the financial aid process and services available to students, including tuition payment plans.

March 22: Alumni Panel
Join us for a conversation with Wooster grads across the years about their time on campus, how they stay engaged as a Fighting Scot after graduation, and how Wooster can get you where you want to go.

Tuesday, April 4: Shades of Black & Gold
We know our diverse community enriches campus life, but how does Wooster support its diverse student body? After starting with an introduction to Wooster’s Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI), students will answer questions about diversity and the efforts Wooster has made to ensure the College of Wooster experience is equitable and inclusive of all students.

April 12: C/O 2027 Hangout & Social
You’ve learned a lot about Wooster, but the best way to get a feel for campus is chatting with incoming and current students! In this session you can join virtual rooms to hang out, meet future Scots, chat with current students and maybe win some Wooster swag!

April 19: Admitted International Student Q&A
Nearly 20% of our current student body is made up of international students! Please bring your questions to ask our panel of students from around the globe. This is a great opportunity to learn about the transition to Wooster and the opportunities Wooster provides.

Q & A with a Professor – Video Series

You can hear from The Wooster Voice student-run newspaper as they interview professors who share insight into departmental stories and strengths. Check out that playlist.

Daily Virtual Connections

Looking for other ways to explore Wooster and connect with our campus community virtually. Sign up for one of our daily virtual toursWooster 101 informations sessions, or virtual admissions conversations.

Residence Life

Explore several of our residence halls, each offering a unique and distinct living environment. Check out our playlist to take a brief tour.

Academic Departments

Use this playlist to hear from students, faculty, and alumni from many of our academic departments about Wooster’s unique approach to a mentored educational experience and how it has impacted their lives.

I Deposited... Now What?

Congratulations! Look to receive contact from The College of Wooster in February about important next steps.

If you are exploring deferring enrollment (taking a gap semester or year), please visit this page.