Western New England University


Western New England University

Western New England University is a comprehensive private institution with a tradition of excellence in teaching and scholarship and a commitment to service. One of only a few U.S. comprehensive institutions enrolling under 5,000 students recognized with national and international accreditations at the highest levels in law, business, engineering, and social work, we serve students predominantly from the northeastern U.S., but enroll students from across the country and around the world.

Academic Programs

  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Communication
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Social Science
  • Pharmacy
  • Pre-physician Assistant
  • Pre-occupational Therapy
  • Pre-optometry
  • Sport Management

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


Applicants who are still in high school must have a copy of their high school transcript through junior year sent to the admissions office. Some students may be required to submit senior year grades. WNE is a test-optional institution for all programs.


Transfer applicants must have an official copy of their final high school transcript or GED sent to the Admissions Office. An official transcript(s) for all college work attempted must be submitted.

Additional Information

Top 3% Best Value School - With merit scholarships up to over $20,000 and a strong record of keeping annual increases in tuition and fees low, we make WNE education affordable and we have proven results with 96% of the Class of 2020 either employed or in graduate/professional school within 6 months of graduation.

#5 in the U.S and #1 in Massachusetts for Career Prep - Join the Premier Institution for the Future of Work. At WNE, you'll get your own four-person advising team to help you succeed in academic, career and life.

Visit us

When you visit our campus you will experience firsthand what makes Western New England more than a great university. We invite you and your family to register for a tour or come to an Open House to tour our campus and meet our welcoming students and staff. Individual appointments are also available Monday-Friday, and selected Saturdays throughout the academic year. You can register for a campus visit, Open House or virtual tour at visit.wne.edu.

“Western New England University wants every graduate to ask themselves, ‘How do I push forward and advance my career to leave the world a little bit better than the way I found it?’ That is embedded in all that we do.”

Dr. Robert Johnson, President, 2021
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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

1215 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 01119, United States of America

Phone number

(413) 782-1321


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