Classes are fast paced and can be difficult but there are many resources to help you. Professors are generally willing to help, as are other students. The Math and Science Help Center (MASH) is extremely useful for early math and science classes. An emphasis on projects and hands on learning also makes learning easier.
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The campus is beautiful and in a better part of Worcester than some of the other college campuses in the city. The unique term schedule, from what I've heard from current students, makes the academically rigorous courses easier to manage. The campus life is vibrant, but the students are academically focused at the core.» Read More
WPI is project oriented and engages out of the box thinking in all students. Professors truly care about expanding their student's minds and always are available to answer any questions. Everyone here loves to learn.» Read More
As a new freshmen at WPI, I have met some exceptionally talented and exciting people, both professors and students. I am happy I made my choice coming here, it is a wonderful campus. The Greek life is fun and my academic studies are challenging and great!» Read More
I am so glad that I choose to go to WPI for my secondary education. I have only attended for 1 semester and I could not be happier. It offers rigorous academics, interesting activities and friendships that I hope last a lifetime.» Read More
Worcester Polytechnic Institute is a wonderful school that greatly focuses on hands on learning as well as learning from books. Campus life is great and exciting making attending WPI both fun and challenging. The faculty is also very helpful and they will do their best to help a student out whenever they need it.» Read More