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Bridgewater State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

11,201 Students

80% Admitted

  • 11,019 full time
  • 2,929 part time
  • 3,268 men full time
  • 5,004 women full time
  • 6,538 applied
  • 4,549 admitted
  • 1,494 enrolled

9,558 Undergraduates

$910 Tuition/Year

  • 1,873 Graduates
  • 149 Non-Degree
  • $910 in state
  • $8,693 fees
  • $13,000 room & board
  • $800 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: New England Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Nicole from Weymouth, MA
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  • Overall I think Bridgewater State University is a great school and I love it here. There are so many things to do outside of class and so many great people.…

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  • Brianna from Franklin, MA
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  • Bridgewater State University is a good school with a high retention rate of its students. Some of its programs are better than others, but the majority of the people here…

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  • Justin, from MA
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  • Bridgewater State University is located in a very small town near Brockton, MA, surrounded by nothing more than a few swamps and a town that many would consider sub-par. While…

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  • Meagan from MA
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  • Bridgewater provides a wonderful education to all of its students. They ensure the academic success of the students with professors that provide convenient office hours and welcoming classroom environments. This…

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Bridgewater State University
  • Located in Bridgewater, MA
  • Public
  • 11,201 students enrolled
  • 80% admitted
  • $910 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 3
  • Amanda from West Bridgewater, MA
  • I am a current student here

    I have got involved in campus activities and met other students in my classes which have made my experience enjoyable. Because BSU has a large commuter population, many students come here only for their education. If a person wants to be involved here, it is easy and I guarantee it will drastically improve your overall college experience at this university.

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  • James from Charleston Afb, SC
  • I am a past student here

    It's really not a bad place to be, state school and all, people are generally likeable and there's usually a whole bunch to do and get involved with. I offer one warning though: Weekends. Since nearly half of the student body is commuters, and the other half (rough estimates) live relatively close to BSU, when Friday afternoon rolls around, the campus is usually deserted. Only for a few weekends (Homecoming, Finals Week) is civilization evident at Bridgewater.

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  • 5
  • Amanda from Norton, MA
  • I am a current student here

    I have met people from all walks of life, and I have so many new friends that are truly deserving of my respect. Some professors are quite friendly, and I have newfound respect for many subject areas I had never truly liked.

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  • Breanna from Pittsfield, ME
  • I am a current student here

    I love Bridgewater. I enjoying being there so much. I live on campus and there is always something to do. A basketball game to go to, dances, speakers, comedians, concerts by students and even karaoke nights. Or if you just want to relax and do your home work the dorms are great and quite and easy to get your work done, if you dont feel like going to the library. I love how there are so many people to met and new friendship you find. Bridgewater is a positive atmosphere.

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