Framingham State University

Framingham, MA

Framingham State University

Framingham, MA

Explore Framingham State University's Featured Profiles:

Undergrad

Tuition & Fees

$11,100

$17,180

not including room and board

More Financial Details

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
16%
500-599
50%
400-499
29%
300-399
3%
700-800
2%
600-699
11%
500-599
56%
400-499
28%
300-399
3%
30-36
5%
24-29
60%
18-23
30%
12-17
5%
More Admissions Details

undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

13

students

1

faculty

More Student Details

Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,417
Declined 1,525
Total Received 5,942
More Admissions Details

Public

3,857

undergraduate students

1,599

graduate students

More Student Details

People Who Liked This School Also Liked…

Name Location
Georgia State University Atlanta, GA
Colorado State University Fort Collins, CO
Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL
Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth North Dartmouth, MA
University of Connecticut Storrs, CT
Eastern Connecticut State University Willimantic, CT
Delaware State University Dover, DE
Miami University — Oxford Oxford, OH
Illinois State University Normal, IL
See All School Suggestions for You
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Framingham State UniversityLogo Framingham State UniversityLogo

Location

School Facts

Framingham State University, founded in 1839, is a public, coeducational, four-year institution. Its 77-acre campus is located in Framingham, 20 miles from Boston.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Public
Campus enrollment 5,456
Established in 1839
Coeducational Coeducational

77-acre, suburban campus in Framingham (population: 72,032), 20 miles from Boston. Served by bus and train; major airport serves Boston. School operates transportation to campus parking lots. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Suburbs
  • Metropolitan area: Boston
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Logan International

Framingham State University
100 State Street
Framingham, MA
01701-9101

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
47%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Freshman priority housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Dance Club
  • Student Union Activities Board
  • Gatepost (student newspaper)
  • Student Government Association
  • Hilltop Players (theater group)

Top Events

  • Homecoming
  • The Sandbox Festival
  • Semi-Formal
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Choral groups

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
16%
500-599
50%
400-499
29%
300-399
3%
700-800
2%
600-699
11%
500-599
56%
400-499
28%
300-399
3%
30-36
5%
24-29
60%
18-23
30%
12-17
5%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $50
Application deadline February 15
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.06

Moderately Selective

74%

acceptance rate

Accepted 4,417
Declined 1,525
Total Received 5,942

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Important

extracurricular activities
character/personal qualities
talent/ability

Considered

level of applicant's interest
application essay
first generation
class rank
recommendation(s)
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

alumni/ae relation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
religious affiliation/commitment
state residency

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 12
Accepts International Baccalaureate no
Offers English as a second language yes

Financial Aid

93%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$4,811

Average financial aid

Cost

in-state out-of-state
Tuition $970
Room & board $12,604
Additional fees $10,130
Books & supplies $1,200
Other fees $1,630
Total $26,534
Average Financial Aid - $4,811
Total with Avg. Aid $21,723
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Financial Facts

Net Price Calculator Visit calculator
Tuition prepayment plan yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cross-country running
Field hockey
Football
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Track and field
Volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

lacrosse, rugby

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading, rugby

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Rugby, Soccer, Volleyball, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Cheerleading, Football, Golf, Rugby, Soccer, Volleyball, Weight lifting

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Athletic Conference

NCAA Division III

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Apparel and Textiles, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business/Commerce, General
Chemistry, General
Child Care and Support Services Management
Commercial Photography
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Criminology
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Economics, General
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering, General
English Language and Literature, General
Environmental Science
Environmental Studies
Finance, General
Food Science
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, Other
Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies
Knowledge Management
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Political Science and Government, General
Psychology, General
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Sociology
Spanish Language and Literature
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Off campus study
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate

5,456

total students

93%

in-state

7%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

71%

3,857
students

Female
56%
2,172

Male
44%
1,685

29%

1,599
students

Female
80%
1,273

Male
20%
326

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

87%

3,376
students

Female
57%
1,910

Male
43%
1,466

13%

481
students

Female
55%
262

Male
45%
219

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 74%
Student 4 year graduation rate 48%
Student 5 year graduation rate 11%
Student 6 year graduation rate 2%

Student Break-down

< 1%
Nonresident aliens
13%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
16%
Hispanic/Latino
60%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

380

Transfer students enrolled

7%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment no
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment no
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred no

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Moderately difficult

CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway

Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Day care
  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Braille services
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
CollegeXpress Logo

$10,000

Are you our next winner?

Register now for our scholarship giveaway