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Western Connecticut State University

Overview
Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1903
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 5,384
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $0
Admissions Address

181 White Street
Danbury, CT 06810

Website

http://www.wcsu.edu

Admissions E-mail

admissions@wcsu.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: Less Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.3
Send application by: May 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Larry Hall
Admissions office telephone: (203) 837-9000
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: May 1
Decision sent by:  
Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered  
Early action
Not offered  
Application fee: $50
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
http://www.wcsu.edu/admissions/application/  
Tuition deposit: $200 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $250 (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 3 N/A
Science 2 N/A
Lab 2 N/A
Foreign language 2 3
Social studies 1 N/A
History 1 N/A
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 13 N/A


*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 

Campus visit: Neither required nor recommended
Admissions interview: Neither required nor recommended
Off-campus interview: May not be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: N/A
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: N/A
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Considered
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Important
Talent/ability: Very important
Character/personal qualities: Considered
First generation: N/A
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: N/A
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Less Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 57%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 57%
Total applicants: 3,831
Total acceptances: 2,181
Total freshman enrollment: 882
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.


 

Male applicants: 1,790
Male acceptances: 1,041
Male freshman enrollment: 445
 
Female applicants: 2,041
Female acceptances: 1,140
Female freshman enrollment: 437
 
Out-of-state freshmen: 12%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A


 

2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 5%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 20%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 60%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 72%
Average high school GPA: 3.3
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 91%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 97%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 450 - 550
Math: 450 - 550
Combined: 900 - 1100


 

Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 1.0% 1.0%
600-699 10.0% 11.0%
500-599 39.0% 38.0%
400-499 45.0% 43.0%
300-399 5.0% 7.0%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%


 

First-year students submitting ACT scores: N/A
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: N/A


 

Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 N/A N/A N/A
24-29 N/A N/A N/A
18-23 N/A N/A N/A
12-17 N/A N/A N/A
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

 



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