Western New England University

country rank  886
world rank  3049

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University Overview

Founded in 1919, Western New England University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large town of Springfield (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Hartford, Amherst, Boston. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Western New England University (WNE) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 3,000-3,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Western New England University (WNE) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 100 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Acronym WNE
Founded 1919
Motto Scientia Integritas Servitium
Knowledge Integrity Service

University Location

Address 1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield (population range: 50,000-249,999)
01119-2684 Massachusetts
United States
T +1 (413) 782 3111
F +1 (413) 782 1777
Other locations Hartford, Amherst, Boston

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
International
students
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$
(14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield 01119-2684
+1 (413) 782 1321
800 325 1122

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 3,000-3,999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Western New England University's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges


Year of first Accreditation

1965


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business AACSB International
  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology ABET

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Council of Independent Colleges (CIC)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Site last updated: Monday, 14 October 2019