About Us

About Us

We see the world through data

Westat began as a visionary startup in 1963. Now, 50+ years later with 1,900 employees, we continue to pioneer new ways to support the changing needs of clients. Our unique collaborative culture enables us to create dynamic multifaceted teams with broad experience across a wide range of topics.

1,900

Staff

14

Locations

1,700+

Projects

66

Languages

Innovation is all part of a day’s work

You may not see our name in the news, but Westat supports research behind many federal, state, local, and foundation studies.

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AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
Baltimore Metropolitan Council
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning
ClearWay Minnesota
DC Public Schools
Georgia Department of Transportation
Internal Revenue Service
Maryland Cancer Registry
Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
National Science Foundation
NYC Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity
Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
SiriusXM
Social Security Administration
Teach for America
Texas Education Agency
The Johns Hopkins University
The National Institutes of Health
The Verizon Foundation
Toyota
U.S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of Education
U.S. Department of Justice
U.S. Department of Transportation
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
University of Denver
University of Maryland Baltimore Campus
University of Michigan