Parent & Family Programs

As the parent and family member of a Wayne State student, we are excited to assist you in helping your student have a successful Wayne State experience, culminating with the receipt of a Wayne State degree.

We encourage you to sign up for our parent and family member electronic listserv, where you will receive, via email, our quarterly e-newsletter, the monthly Wayne State police department Campus Watch newsletter, and information about important dates and deadlines. 

Please review the Student Service Center website for more information on Admissions, Financial Aid and Registration.

We also encourage you to attend Parent and Family Orientation. The Office of New Student Orientation coordinates this program. This office can be contacted at 313-577-2100,, and

You can reach us at, or through our Parents Helpline at 313-577-2923 and 1-877-WSU-PARENT.  We embrace your involvement in your student's pursuit of a Wayne State degree and want you have all the necessary resources. 

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