Avg. Federal Grant


Avg. Federal Loan


Total Aid Awarded

Westfield State University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Students Receiving Aid Percent of Students Receiving Financial Aid.


Total Aid Amount Average Total Aid Awarded per year.


Financial Aid Official Website


Westfield State University knows the need of financial requirements when it comes to getting admission in a college they focused on making it as affordable as possible so that most of the willing students can have access to quality education with an affordable price. They have many scholarships and grants which can be mostly classified as merit basis and outside scholarships.

Some of the scholarships are:

  • Tsongas scholarship
  • Presidential merit scholarship
  • Leadership scholarship
  • Massachusetts high demand scholarship program
  • Cory J Garwacki foundation scholarship
  • Greater Worcester community foundation

Financial Aid Breakdown

Student Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid


State Grant Aid


Institution Grant Aid


Pell Grant


As shown in the table, the breakdown includes Federal Grants, Pell Grants, state grants and institutional grants, with state grants having the highest percentage contribution of 50% with an average aid amount being $2,796.

Pell grants have a percentage of 35% with an average aid amount of $4,341, which is higher than the State grant aid average of $2,796.

Federal Aid based on Family Income

Family Income

Average Federal Aid Per Year

Under $30,000


$30,001 - $48,000


$48,001 - $75,000


$75,001 - $110,000


Over $110,000


As shown in the table lower the family income higher is the amount of aid one can expect to receive. For those students who have a family income under $30,000 can expect to receive an aid amount of $10,290 while those with family income over $110,000 can expect to receive an aid amount of $705. This helps students who are coming from low income homes to pay for their degree.

Student Loans for Westfield State University

Average Loan Amount Average Loan Amount received per year.


Students Taking Out Loans


Loan Default Rate


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