Bryant University

Smithfield, RI, USA
3.61 Average Rating

Originally founded as a business college for Civil War veterans, Bryant University is a 4-year private school in northern Rhode Island. Bryant is home to the College of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences offering 168 academic major/minor combinations integrating business and liberal arts courses. In addition. Bryant holds a cooperative agreement with the Beijing Institute of Technology and is the only university in the US to have a partnership with a private school in China. The university’s signature campus feature is a wrought iron archway and students traditionally detour around it until walking through it at commencement.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
11%
Out of State Students
81%
0
100
67%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Decision Acceptance is binding so student must attend college if accepted. November 1, 2018 January 5, 2019
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018 May 1, 2019
Fall Regular Decision February 1, 2019 May 1, 2019
Spring Regular Decision November 15, 2018
Other January 15, 2019 March 23, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Master's
Total Number of Students
3,751
Total Number of Undergrads
3,477
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
0
100
74%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
78%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
13:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$34,663
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$40,564
Out-of-State Tuition
$40,564
0
100
49%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
91%
Average Aid Per Year
$4,110
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
65%
35%
Student Organizations
113
Size of Town
Suburb: Large
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
On Campus Women's Center
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Boston
Providence
New York
Hartford
Washington
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
99%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$66,200
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What Students Are Saying

3.61 Average Rating
bryant university is a home-away-from-home. people here want to see you exceed. this is a great school for both business and arts and sciences.
Mariah from Smithfield, RI
There is a great sense of leadership and excellence on campus. Faculty are always pushing students to partake in opportunities to become leaders and perform to the best of their abilities. There are also many great resources for both current and past students
Michaela from South Easton, MA

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