1215 Wilbraham Road Springfield, MA 01119-2684 413-782-1321
About Western New England College
  • Year of Foundation 1919
  • Size of Campus 215 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 2,840
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 40% 60% 53%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $26,822
  • Room and Board $10,980
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 2,716
Western New England University is a private university in Springfield, Massachusetts. Academic programs are provided through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, College of Engineering, School of Law, and College of Pharmacy. In recognition of its master's and doctoral programs, the institution officially changed its name from Western New England College to Western New England University on July 1, 2011. This will mark the return of "university" to the school's name, exactly 60 years after separating from Northeastern University.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Kappa Delta (national honor society in Sociology); Alpha Lambda Delta (national honor sociery recognizing excellence in first year); Delta Mu Delta (national honor society in business administration); Pi Sigma Alpha (national honor society in politic
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) United and Mutually Equal, International Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Hartford (25), Boston (90)
  • Distance to nearest train Springfield (4)
  • Distance to nearest bus Springfield (4)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing 71%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number of e-books 5,172
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 182,706
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health service, health insurance, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 3,449
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 153
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Library Facilities Law library houses additional resources.
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Number Of Books in Library 123,420
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs PricewaterhouseCoopers Deloitte and Touche Mass Mutual Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Consolidated Graphics
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UMass Amherst)
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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