As centuries-long injustices against black and brown persons continue today, the University remains committed to supporting and educating students, faculty and staff on our mission and values centered on inclusion, diversity and equity. Read more


Westfield State University was recently made aware of disturbing social media matters. We take these matters seriously and the University is assessing and addressing them under appropriate policies and procedures. Read President Torrecilha’s message to the campus community on this matter.


How To Get Help

From any On-Campus Phone Dial 911........Calls go directly to City of Westfield Emergency Dispatch Center and are also monitored by the University Police Dispatch Center.

911 calls made on a cellphone will go to the nearest 911 center and will be forward to the local police department.

To reach the Department of Public Safety/ University Police
Dial X5262 on campus or 413-572-5262 off-campus.

Other important numbers:

  • WSU Health Services: 413-572-5415
  • Westfield Police Department: 6 + 562-5411
  • Westfield Fire Department: 6 + 562-2329
  • Baystate Noble Hospital: 6 + 568-2811
  • Massachusetts State Police, Russell: 6 + 862-3312
  • Poison Control Center: 6 + 1 + 800+962-1253

The University has several Emergency Call Boxes located throughout campus.