Western New England University (WNE) is a private, independent, coeducational university founded in 1919. It serves approximately 4,000 students on its campus which is located in Springfield, Massachusetts. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, Pharmacy and the School of Law.
Location: Springfield, MA
Student Population: 2,550 undergraduate, 3,800 total 60% male and 40% female, 55% of students come from out of state
Student/Staff Ratio: 14:1
Enrollment Dates: Undergraduate – August and January; Graduate – Sept., Jan, April, and July
Ranking: Ranked among the top tier in the north regions “Best Universities – Master’s category. The University has also been featured in the first edition of the Colleges of Distinction guidebook and named a “Hidden Gem” by the Washington Post.
Accreditation: New England Association of Schools and Colleges, AACSB International, ABET, ABA, Council on Social Work Education
Most Popular Programs: General Business, Sport Management, Accounting, Marketing, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Criminal Justice, Communication, Psychology, and Neuroscience.
Campus Life: 71% of students live on campus, over 60 clubs and organizations and 19 Division III teams
Residential Options: Undergraduate housing available in traditional housing, apartment style and townhouses. Limited graduate housing.
Typical Annual Total Tuition & Fees: Undergraduate – $45,590 ($46,976 for Engineering)
Graduate – vary by program, check website