Bridgewater State University is a public, state institution in the suburb of Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Bridgewater State was founded in 1840. The college currently enrolls around 9,942 students a year, including 8,369 undergraduate students.
It is moderately difficult to get into Bridgewater State. Around 86% of applicants get into Bridgewater State each year. In 2022, 8,881 students applied to Bridgewater State and 7,671 were admitted.
|Bridgewater State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||86%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||96%|
|Applicants Submitting ACT scores||96%|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||17.9%|
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Bridgewater State University is locatedin the town of Bridgewater, Massachusetts, in the suburbs of Boston.
If you want to see Bridgewater State for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Route 24/I-495/I-95 to Bridgewater, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Logan International.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Bridgewater State University and Bridgewater are like without leaving home.
45 Plymouth St Bridgewater, MA 02325
Campus Setting: Suburban
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bridgewater State is Feb 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bridgewater State is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
27 and Above
19 to 27
19 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Bridgewater State is 22. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Bridgewater State. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1190 and Above
1020 to 1190
1020 and Less
The median SAT score for Bridgewater State students is 1106. Applicants with SAT scores of 1190 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Bridgewater State, while applicants with SAT scores between 1020 to 1190 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1020 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Bridgewater State.
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Wondering what life at Bridgewater State is like? There are approximately 9,942 students enrolled at Bridgewater State, including 8,369 undergraduate students and 1,573 graduate students. 78% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from MA and 5% percent of students are from other states.
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