Suffolk University

Boston, MA, USA
3.68 Average Rating

Located a short walk from the Massachusetts State House and Boston Common, Suffolk University is a private research institution in Boston. Suffolk confers undergraduate and graduate degrees in over 100 fields of study. In addition to classroom facilities, the Suffolk campus is home to the Suffolk University Art Gallery and The Modern Theater. For students interested in learning in a new culture, Suffolk offers study abroad programs at the university’s campus in Madrid as well as programs in 25 other countries.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
56%
Out of State Students
44%
0
100
84%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 25
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1131
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Early Action Acceptance is not binding, but student will receive admissions decision earlier. November 15, 2018
Fall Regular Decision February 15, 2019
Spring Regular Decision December 1, 2018
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
7,201
Total Number of Undergrads
5,030
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
45%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
60%
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
$31,722
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$38,420
Out-of-State Tuition
$38,420
Students Receiving Financial Aid
95%
Average Aid Per Year
$32,993
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
46%
54%
Student Organizations
80
Size of Town
City: 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
New York
Providence
Washington
Los Angeles
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
74%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$51,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.68 Average Rating
Suffolk University has great professors that not only challenge your mind but guide you thoroughly through the course. The campus is in the heart of Boston which is another plus. And there are also so many opportunities for clubs and activities for students to get involved.
Desiree from Beverly, MA
Suffolk University is the perfect place for anyone looking to be immersed directly into the Boston community. The school community couldn't be better! The professors care about your success and there is always an event going on where you can meet fellow students!
Ariel from Hooksett, NH

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