Steps for incoming students

So, you've been accepted. Congratulations! What's next? You will receive an email from the Graduate School instructing you to login to your application to view your official offer of admission letter. Your admission letter contains your Wayne State University AccessID, Student ID and important information about registration.

Note: Offers of admission are made for a specific term. Students wishing to be considered for admission at a later date will be required to complete a new application for the future term and program. Contact your program as soon as possible if you are considering a change. Any official documents submitted (i.e., transcripts and test scores) will automatically transfer to your new application.

Activate your student record

  • Activate your WSU Access ID and email accounts.
  • Get your OneCard, your multipurpose identification and debit card. It provides students, faculty, staff, alumni and recognized affiliates access to a wide variety of campus services in a convenient, easy-to-use card. The OneCard Offlice located at The Welcome Center, 42 W. Warren, Detroit, is currently open Monday-Thursday by appointment only. Call: 313-577-2273 to make an appointment. 

Finalize your admission

International students

Student support services

Student responsibilities