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Western Connecticut State University

Danbury, CT

LOCATION AND SETTING

Danbury Population83,684
Nearest Metropolitan AreaNew York City
EnvironmentUrban environment
Campus Size340 acres
Weather
Temperature21.9 average low in January, 76 average high in September
Rain118 rainy days per year
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport60 mile(s) from campus in New York City
Nearest Bus Station1 mile(s) from campus in Danbury
Nearest Train Station1 mile(s) from campus in Danbury

HOUSING

College HousingCollege offers housing to students
Types of HousingCoed housing
Students in College Housing 29% of all students
Housing Requirements 
Freshman Housing GuaranteeFreshmen are not guaranteed housing
Students Living Off
Campus/Commuting
71%
Off-Campus Housing
Assistance
 

SECURITY

24-Hour Emergency Phone/
Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security PatrolsAvailable
Late-Night Transport/Escort
Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing
Entrances
Available

PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES

Health ServiceOffered
Personal CounselingOffered
Child CareOffered

SPORTS AND RECREATION

Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic ConferencesNCAA Division III
Mascot 
School ColorsRoyal blue and white
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
SportWOMENMEN
OfferedScholarships
Given
OfferedScholarships
Given
Baseball  x 
Basketballx x 
Field Hockeyx   
Football  x 
Lacrossex x 
Soccerx x 
Softballx   
Swimming And Divingx   
Tennisx x 
Volleyballx   
 
Women's Club Sportscheerleading
Men's Club Sports 
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sportsbasketball, football, soccer, softball

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

Activities and Organizationschoral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, national fraternities, national sororities, national society of collegiate scholars, criminology club, jazz club, american marketing club, meteorology
Sororities5% of women participate
Fraternities 3% of men participate
ROTCArmy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.41 3.50 509 576 1
Low 3.00 3.00 450 510 1
High 3.98 4.40 580 660 1
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