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Westfield State University

Westfield, MA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

About Westfield State University

Westfield State University is a public, state institution in the suburb of Westfield, Massachusetts. Westfield State University was founded in 1839. The college currently enrolls around 5,013 students a year, including 4,239 undergraduate students.

Westfield State University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Westfield State University. The acceptance rate at Westfield State University is 94%. In 2022, 3,629 students applied to Westfield State University and 3,424 were admitted.

Westfield State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 14.3%

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Westfield State University is locatedin the town of Westfield, Massachusetts,.

If you want to see Westfield State University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) to Westfield, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Bradley International.

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College Info

577 Western Avenue Westfield, MA 01086

Campus Setting: Suburban

Westfield State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Westfield State University is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Westfield State University is Mar 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Westfield State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

510 - 590


Reading SAT Range

500 - 610

Westfield State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Westfield State University is like? There are approximately 5,013 students enrolled at Westfield State University, including 4,239 undergraduate students and 774 graduate students. 82% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from MA and 9% percent of students are from other states.


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