As centuries-long injustices against black and brown persons continue today, the University remains committed to supporting and educating students, faculty and staff on our mission and values centered on inclusion, diversity and equity. Read more


Westfield State University was recently made aware of disturbing social media matters. We take these matters seriously and the University is assessing and addressing them under appropriate policies and procedures. Read President Torrecilha’s message to the campus community on this matter.

Students in the reading and writing center

Reading and Writing Center


Our Reading and Writing Center is dedicated to supporting and encouraging all students, faculty, and staff as you write to communicate your ideas and to discover new ones. Read more about our mission.

Making an Appointment is Easy:
Schedule an appointment online
Call 413-572-5569 or extension 5569 from on campus.
Visit us in Parenzo 218.

Resources & Handouts

General & Writing Resources

Browse some of our favorite resources that we think are just right for you!***