Student Life
at a glance


With 60% of full-time undergrad students living on campus, there’s always something happening at Westfield. The 256-acre campus is designed with winding walkways and red brick buildings that include ten residence halls surrounding a central dining commons. There is a centralized campus green surrounded by five academic buildings, the library and campus center, and an interfaith center.

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Housing & Residential Life

Ten residence halls on campus provide both traditional-style living and apartment/suite-style living options. Students may also choose a living learning community. And working for Residential Life as a student is a great way to develop leadership!

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Student Activities

Looking for like-minded people or the opportunity to discover a new passion? You're in the right place. Westfield has more than 70 active recreational, social, and academic student clubs and organizations.

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New Student Orientation

What to expect at orientation for first-time freshmen, transfers, and parents

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Owls in Action

Have questions? We're here for you!

Student Affairs fosters the development of knowledge, skills, and values vital to students’ personal, professional and global success. Visit the Student Affairs website.

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Contact us

Maggie Balch
Dean of Students, Student Affairs