Western New England UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Springfield, Massachusetts Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

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Affordability is calculated by subtracting average financial aid from total tuition and fees.

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$37,990

Avg tuition

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About Western New England University

Western New England University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,801, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 85%. The university offers 62 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 65%, and a student-faculty ratio of 13:1. Tuition and fees for students are $37,990.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

85% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 85%

Retention Rate 76%

Graduation Rate 65%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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46%

Female Student Population

13:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

72%

Hispanic

8%

Unknown

6%

Black

5%

Asian

4%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

30% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

On average, students at this school receive more financial aid than students at other schools.

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Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

30%

State Grant Aid

17%

Institution Grant Aid

97%

Pell Grant

30%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,937
State Grant Aid $1,482
Institution Grant Aid $19,776
Pell Grant Aid $4,539
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.