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.


Living On Campus

Top Five Reasons to Live on Campus


You can roll out of bed a few minutes before class starts and still make it on time. Or, if you have a break between classes, you can catch a quick nap!


You can stop by your room between classes to grab books, laptop or whatever else you need instead of carrying everything around with you.


Safety and security are a priority on campus! Shuttle and safety escorts, emergency notification system, outdoor emergency telephones, electronic door access security system and 24/7 staffing in all residence halls help you feel comfortable in your surroundings 


Did you know that students who live on campus do better in classes and are more likely to graduate in 4 years? It’s also convenient to form study groups or work on group projects with other students when you live close together!


Take the hassle out of housing when you live on campus, your food, utilities, cable, furniture and more are all included.