50-50 Profile: Westfield State University

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Westfield State University -Public
Westfield, Massachusetts
6,371 (5,692 undergraduates)
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2014-15 Accepted: 75%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 44%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 57%
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FINANCES
Total Expenses In-State: $21,737
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $27,817
Average Net Price 13-14: $15,498
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 12%
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75th PERCENTILE TEST SCORES
SAT Critical Reading: 540
SAT Math: 550
ACT: 23
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COMMON DATA SET
Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: not reported
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 78.6%
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 57%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 1%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $4,303

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: No
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Athletics
NCAA D3, Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference

Westfield State University athletic teams

Reasons to consider Westfield State University:
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Seed Money for Academic or Research Travel for Students
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