Established in 1838, Westfield State University is a non-profit public state higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Westfield (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Massachusetts. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Westfield State University (WSU) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 7,000-7,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Westfield State University (WSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 181 years old US 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 applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. WSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||Westfield State University|
|Colours||Blue and white|
|Address||577 Western Avenue
|Tel||+1 (413) 572 5300|
|Fax||+1 (413) 572 0520|
|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|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is required
- Recommendations are neither required nor recommended
- Formal demonstration of competencies is recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are recommended
|Admission Office||577 Western Ave.
(413) 572 5218
|Control Type||Public State|
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs|
|2000 Classification||Masters Colleges and Universities I|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, highly residential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Balanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Special Focus: Two-Year Institution|
Westfield State University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 130,426 physical volumes, 5,429 physical media, 132,588 digital/electronic medium and 143 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Westfield State University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 2,745 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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