Western Connecticut State University

Women's D3 Coach: Jennifer Thomas
6 / 10
5,028 Undergrads / 5,642 Students
5 / 10
$19,029 Net Price
2 / 10
79% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    Little East Conf. (LEC)

  • College Type

    4-year, Public

  • Campus Type

    City: Small

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
13 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
25% / 49%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most games are scheduled in schools around Massachusetts and Connecticut. The team also travels to Vermont. The team typically plays in neutral sites during preseason in areas of Connecticut. Other trips taken in the past include Orlando, Florida.

Recruit Commits
Erica Romeo Lindenhurst NY Mid
Jennifer Arigoni West Islip NY Def
Brianna Pota East Meadow , NY Att
Cassie Prine Arlington , NY Att
Molly Morrison Bow Bow, NH Def
Erika Henkel New Milford New Milford, CT Mid
Lyudmilla Potter Norwich Free Academy Preston, CT Att
Mackenzie Walsh Norwich Free Academy Preston, CT Def
Mackenzie Kaiser North Branford Northford, CT Def
Alexis O'Connor Sheehan Wallingford, CT Def
Kelli Martin Suffield Suffield, CT Att, Mid
Neve Manion Newington Newington, CT Mid
Caroline Galligan Marshfield Marshfield, MA Mid
Jennifer Sawicki Clarke Westbury, NY Goal
Jacqueline Allegro Patriot Gainesville, VA Goal
Cayla Ruotolo Wappingers NY Att
Carpenteri Alyssa Putnam Valley NY Att
Erika Henkel New Milford CT Goal
Unofficial list from public sources and recruit submissions.
Commitment has been verified or submitted from a trusted source
181 White Street, Danbury, CT, 06810, Danbury, CT, 06810 See Directions
Team Videos
Where Grads Live
  • Greater New York City Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Raleigh-Durham North Carolina Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • New London/Norwich Connecticut Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • Charlotte North Carolina Area
  • Tampa/St. Petersburg Florida Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Greater Denver Area
Where Grads Work
  • Boehringer Ingelheim
  • Cartus
  • IBM
  • GE Capital
  • Danbury Public Schools
  • PepsiCo
  • Danbury Hospital
  • UnitedHealth Group
  • Pitney Bowes
  • Bank of America
  • Deloitte
  • Aetna
  • GE
  • PwC
  • JPMorgan Chase
What Grads Do
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Education
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Technology
  • Support
  • Healthcare Services
  • Finance
  • Media and Communication
  • Arts and Design
  • Administrative
  • Marketing
  • Consulting
  • Accounting
  • Human Resources
Data from
Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
440 - 540
440 - 540
980 - 1180
19 - 24
18 - 25
18 - 24

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 440 - 550 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

Free ACT and SAT test prep

Free SAT test prep

Applicants 5,375 2,398 2,977
% Admitted 79% 74% 84%
% Admits That Enroll 21% 25% 18%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 3.0
  • Accepted
  • Denied
  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
  • Admission Considerations
    Recommended Rec.
    High School GPA
    High School Rank
    High School Transcript
    College Prep Classes
    Demonstrate Competencies
    Admission Test Scores
    Other Tests (Wonderlic, etc.)
    TOEFL (English proficiency)
    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (23%)
    Health Professions (14%)
    Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement (11%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (8%)
    Psychology (8%)
    Communication & Journalism (7%)
    Public Admin. & Social Services (6%)
    Social Sciences (4%)
    Education (4%)
    English Language & Literature (4%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (3%)
    Physical Sciences (2%)
    History (2%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (2%)
    Mathematics & Statistics (1%)
    Interdisciplinary Studies (1%)
    Liberal Arts & Sciences
    Foreign Languages
    Ethnic, Cultural & Gender Studies
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for students paying in-state tuition rate (public institutions).

    Net price calculator

    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$10,859 $22,878
    Books & Supplies$1,300 $1,300
    Cost of Living$13,072 $13,072
    Personal Expenses$2,250 $2,250
    Sticker Price$27,481 $38,300

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    82% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship67%$5,781
    Federal Grants35%$4,968
    Pell Grants35%$4,627
    Other Federal5%$2,422
    State & Local Grants53%$3,615
    Institutional Grants2%$10,418
    Student Loans67%$6,790
    Federal Loans65%$5,474
    Other Loans8%$11,961

    Financial aid office

    Free scholarship search

    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $19.1 Million $3,392

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $24,300.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $17,000 $258

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 6.5%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 2,690 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $45,200

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 5.32 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 25% of students graduate on time.

    Events Attending
    Trackable Events
    IWLCA Presidents Cup
    Nov 16-18 '18
    FL: Kissimmee
    IWLCA Capital Cup
    Jul 20-22 '18
    VA: Midlothian
    maybe attending; confirmed attending.
    Team Social
    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 1 1
    Fondling - -
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery - -
    Aggravated Assault - -
    Burglary 6 1
    Motor Vehicle Theft - -
    Arson - -

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, some graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionPostbaccalaureate: Education-dominant, with Arts & Sciences
    Enrollment ProfileVery high undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, selective, higher transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, medium, primarily residential

    Carnegie classifications provide a framework for evaluating comparable schools.

    Teams In Conference
    Similar Academic Schools