New England Regional Student Program

Worcester State participates in a regional cooperative program administered by the New England Department of Higher Education. The New England Regional Student Program offers qualified residents the benefits of in-state tuition plus 50% in certain programs at any New England state university, college, two-year college, or technical institute. The purpose of the program is to expand higher educational opportunities for New England residents by making available, on an equal basis, those programs not commonly offered at every institution. Information about the program can be obtained from the Admissions Office, from any school counselor, or online at

Eligible Programs for Worcester State University:

Biotechnology: residents of CT
Occupational Studies (BS): residents of CT, ME, RI, VT
Urban Studies: residents of ME, NH, RI, VT

Zip Codes: 06245, 06246, 06255, 06262, 06277