Westfield State UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Westfield, Massachusetts Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$10,849

Avg in-state tuition

$16,929

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About Westfield State University

Westfield State University is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in Westfield, Massachusetts. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,795, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 87%. The university offers 44 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 61%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $10,849, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $16,929.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

87% 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 87%

Retention Rate 72%

Graduation Rate 61%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 980-1150

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 18-24

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 between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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58%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

6k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

72%

Hispanic

10%

Unknown

7%

Black

5%

Two or more races

3%

Asian

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

33% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

33%

State Grant Aid

50%

Institution Grant Aid

43%

Pell Grant

33%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $4,534
State Grant Aid $2,493
Institution Grant Aid $2,726
Pell Grant Aid $4,396
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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.