Westfield State University

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Institution Profile

Name: Westfield State University

Address: 577 Western Ave

City: Westfield

State: MA, 01086-1630

Website:

Phone: (413) 572-5300

Size: 5,000 - 9,999

Setting: Suburb: Large

Sector: Public, 4-year or above

Highest Offering: Post-master's certificate


Admissions

In 2015, the applicant pool for this institution was comprised of:

Applicant Pool Applications Acceptances Rate
Men 2,194 1,543 70%
Women 2,956 2,297 77%
Total 5,150 3,840 74%

Test Type Score Type 25% 75% Population
SAT Math 460 550 92%
Writing 440 540
Critical Reading 450 540
ACT English 10%
Math
Writing
Composite 18 23

Tuition

The table below contains estimates costs for full-time beginning undergraduate students.

Location 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2014 - 15 2015 - 16
In District $8,297 $8,694 $8,682 $8,815
In State $8,297 $8,694 $8,682 $8,815
Out Of State $14,377 $14,774 $14,762 $14,895

Cost 2012 - 13 2013 - 14 2014 - 15 2015 - 16
Books $958 $962 $1,200 $1,100
Room & Board $9,233 $9,795 $9,615 $10,012

Enrollments

In 2015, the enrollment at this institution was comprised of:

Degree Type Part Time Full Time Total
Total 1,151 5,220 6,371
Graduate 458 221 679
Undergraduate 693 4,999 5,692

Financial Aid

Below is the average financial aid information for those who were entering postsecondary education for the first time in 2015.

Grant Num Students Pct Students Avg Amount Total
Federal Grant 317 32% $4,070 $1,290,140
State/Local Grant 357 36% $2,206 $787,704
Institution Grant 231 23% $2,251 $520,000
Loan Aid 759 76% $6,565 $4,982,617
Total Aid 448 45% $5,799 $2,597,844

To calculate how much attending this institution might cost you, you can visit the net price calculator on the insitution's website.

Financial aid is only available to those who qualify

Costs and Fees At-a-Glance

  • Application Fee: $50
  • Graduate Application Fee: $50
  • Tuition: $14,895
  • Books & Supplies: $1,100
  • Room & Board: $10,691

Submission Requirements Checklist

  • Admissions Tests: Required
  • Teacher Recommendations: Neither required nor recommended
  • School GPA: Required
  • Class Rank: Neither required nor recommended
  • Transcript: Required

Application Information

  • Application Deadline: n/a

  • Common Application: no
  • Universal Application: no

Student Body

In 2015, for all enrolled students the ratio of men to women:



In 2015, for all enrolled students the racial breakdown was:

Athletics

Conference: NCAA Division III (with football)

Total Male Participants: 252

Total Female Participants: 207