University Station Announces Opening of Five Below


WESTWOOD, MA (August 2021) - University Station in Westwood ( has announced the Friday, August 27, 2021 opening of Five Below, the trend-right, extreme-value brand for tweens, teens and beyond.


Known for offering the most cutting edge, on-trend merchandise available for the youth marketplace, Five Below carries the latest finds in tech, fashion, fitness, games, room décor, collectibles, and novelty items from top brands including Disney, nickelodeon, Squishmallows, Marvel and more. With most items priced between $1 and $5, as well as some extreme value items priced beyond $5, Five Below makes it easy to say “YES” to the newest, coolest stuff.


“University Station is excited to welcome Five Below, a youth-oriented retailer which complements the diverse offerings at the center,” says Rebekah Macchia, Marketing Director at University Station.


About Five Below

Five Below is a leading high-growth value retailer offering trend-right, high-quality products loved by tweens, teens and beyond. The company believes life is better when customers are free to "let go & have fun" in an amazing experience filled with unlimited possibilities. With most items priced between $1 and $5, and some extreme value items priced beyond $5, Five Below makes it easy to say YES! to the newest, coolest stuff across eight awesome Five Below worlds: Style, Room, Sports, Tech, Create, Party, Candy, and Now.

Founded in 2002 and headquartered in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Five Below today has over 1,050 stores in 39 states. For more information, please visit or find Five Below on Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and Facebook @FiveBelow.


University Station

University Station is a vibrant, mixed-used development in Westwood, Massachusetts combining unique retail, restaurant, residential and office uses. Located on University Avenue at Exit 13 on Route 128/I-95, University Station is adjacent to the Route 128 MBTA Commuter Rail/Amtrak Station. Anchored by Target, Wegmans and Nordstrom Rack, University Station features an exciting mix of restaurants and stores including Del Frisco’s Grille, Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza, Not Your Average Joe’s, Casa Loca Mexican Cantina, Smashburger, Homesense, Michaels, Marshalls/HomeGoods, PetSmart, Ulta Beauty and Five Below. Courtyard by Marriott®, Life Time Athletic, Brigham & Women’s Health Care Center, Gables Residential (featuring 350 luxury apartments) and Bridges by Epoch (a memory care facility) are also at University Station. For more information, visit