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COLLEGE PROFILE

Westfield State University

Westfield, MA

TUITION AND EXPENSES

Cost of AttendanceIn-state: $24,508
Out-of-state: $30,588
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $9,275
Out-of-state: $15,355
Room and Board
$11,865
Books and Supplies
$1,006
Other Expenses
$2,362
Payment PlansCredit card, installment plan

APPLYING FOR FINANCIAL AID

Financial Aid Office
E-mail
Web SiteFinancial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL Net Price Calculator URL
Application Process
Application Deadline 
Award NotificationOn a rolling basis beginning April 1
Methodology for Awarding
Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms RequiredCost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002189
Free

PROFILE OF 2015-16 FINANCIAL AID

Freshmen
Financial Aid Applicants1,205 (93.3%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need929 (77.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid905 (97.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met71 (7.8%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met58%
Average Award$8,371
Need-Based Gift
Received by 672 (74.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,242
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 790 (87.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $3,292
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 301 (33.3%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift14 (1.1%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,585
All Undergraduates
Financial Aid Applicants4,076 (82.5%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need3,181 (78.0%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid3,054 (96.0%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met334 (10.9%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met62%
Average Award$8,386
Need-Based Gift
Received by 2,208 (72.3%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,693
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 2,964 (97.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,167
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 778 (25.5%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift81 (1.6%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $3,904
Borrowing
2016 Graduates Who
Took Out Loans
83%
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
$29,602
Parents Borrowing PLUS Loans 
Parents of Students
Receiving Aid
7.0%
Parents of Students Not
Receiving Aid
1.0%

FINANCIAL AID PROGRAMS

Loans
Federal LoansDirect subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans
State Loans 
Other Loans 
Scholarships and Grants
Need-Based AvailableFederal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based AvailableAcademic scholarships
Non-Need Awards
Academic Interest/Achievement
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics
Award Areas
Not reported
Number of Awards
Not reported
Top Areas (By Money
Awarded)
 
Employment
Work-Study ProgramsFederal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from
On-Campus Employment
$1,461
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.28 3.68 588 608 22
Low 2.50 3.00 480 550 22
High 4.00 4.10 680 700 22
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