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.

Submit Your Deposit

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 are required to receive their initial COVID vaccines before attending an in-person ARCH session or the start of their first semester (whichever on-campus event happens first).The College also strongly recommends that students take FDA-approved COVID-19 booster shots as they become eligible for them. Students who have medical, disability, or religious reasons why they cannot receive a COVID vaccine may apply for exceptions to this policy. Students should submit their vaccine record information prior to their arrival to campus. Review 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.

Virtual Connections

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 soon about important next steps.

There are also several steps that you need to complete before the Fall. Please refer to the New Student Checklist for items that you should prioritize before June 1.

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