85%

Acceptance Rate

$19,952

Avg.Financial Aid

002226

FAFSA Code

About Western New England University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,780

Website

www1.wne.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

1215 Wilbraham Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 4137823111
Fax: 4137821746
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a university and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the university has a ranking. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a university is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, Western New England University doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

85%

SAT Range

1060 - 1250

ACT Range

22 - 27

Application Fee

$40

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The students can make the most out of the admission process as the admission at the university is fairly easy. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. The admission process starts by filling up the form and submitting a fee of $40. As a general rule, securing a good score in a standardised test like SAT or ACT improves an applicant’s chances of securing admission. However, at Western New England University, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 1215 Wilbraham Rd, Springfield, Massachusetts 01119-2684. To gather more information, they can call them at (413) 782-3111.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$30,319

Average Annual Cost

$34,338

Books And Supplies

$1,305

Other Fees

$2,466

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$13,590

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,060

Total One Year Cost

$53,759

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to WNEU. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $53,857 per year. This cost includes the average annual tuition cost ($37,990), books and supplies ($1,305), room and boarding ($14,034), and budget for other expenses ($2,680). Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

13:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

78%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

67%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

58%

Male Professors

42%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Management Information Systems and...

116 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

47 Graduates

Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Sciences,...

45 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

39 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

36 Graduates

Psychology, General

34 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

32 Graduates

Biomedical/Medical Engineering

27 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

26 Graduates

Computer Science

24 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

24 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

21 Graduates

Marketing

21 Graduates

Industrial Engineering

19 Graduates

Finance and Financial Management Se...

17 Graduates

Biology, General

14 Graduates

Chemistry

12 Graduates

Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automat...

12 Graduates

Civil Engineering

11 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

10 Graduates

Mathematics

8 Graduates

Non-Professional General Legal Stud...

8 Graduates

Social Work

8 Graduates

Computer Engineering

7 Graduates

International Business

7 Graduates

Neurobiology and Neurosciences

7 Graduates

Arts, Entertainment,and Media Manag...

6 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

6 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

6 Graduates

Public Relations, Advertising, and...

6 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

6 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

5 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

5 Graduates

Political Science and Government

5 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

5 Graduates

Sociology

4 Graduates

Economics

3 Graduates

History

3 Graduates

International/Global Studies

3 Graduates

Journalism

3 Graduates

Philosophy

2 Graduates

Criminology

1 Graduates

Human Resources Management and Serv...

1 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,751

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

26%

Full-time

96%

Part-time

4%

Students Gender

Male

63%

US National: 44%

Female

37%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

76% White

3% Unknown

4% Black

9% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

3% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

51%

Out Of State

48%

In State

1%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$76,364 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 84% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

84%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around N/A.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Golden Bear

School Colors

blue and gold

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

New England Football Conference

Total Male Athletes

355

Total Female Athletes

168

Intramural Sports

12

Sports Club

1

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Golf

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Tennis

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

The university additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. The normal expense for on-campus housing is $14,034 per year. The university has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. There are around 61% male and 39% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$44,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$54,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$25,625

$25,625

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$266 - 266

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$19,952

Students Receiving Federal Grants

30%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,661

Students Receiving State Aid

18%

Average Aid Per Year

$1,444

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

97%

Average Aid Per Year

$18,352

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$25,392

$30K - $48K

$25,211

$48K - $75K

$22,407

$75K - $110K

$20,525

> $110K

$16,808

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$38,256,175

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$9,104,575

In case the students at Western New England University face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. At the university, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,937, whereas the financial aid is $19,776. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $1,482 as well as institutional aid worth $19,776. At WNEU, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $38,256,175 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $9,104,575.

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