175 Forest Street Waltham, MA 02452-4705 781.891.2377
http://www.bentley.edu ugadmission@bentley.edu
About Bentley College
  • Year of Foundation 1917
  • Size of Campus 163 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,294
  • App. Deadlines February 1
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 28,164
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 50
Bentley University is one of the nation's leading business schools, dedicated to preparing a new kind of business leader and one with the deep technical skills, the broad global perspective and the high ethical standards required to make a difference in an ever-changing world. To achieve our goal, we infuse our advanced business curriculum with the richness of a liberal arts education. The results are graduates who are making an impact in their chosen fields and turning their passions into success stories. Located on a classic New England campus just minutes from Boston, Bentley is a dynamic community of leaders, scholars and creative thinkers.The vision of this business university is to distinctively integrate business and the liberal arts, and to provide international leadership in business education and research. Bentley University is a leader in promoting ethically and socially responsible enterprise and the critical role of the information and communication technology in achieving sustainable high performance.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, Spring Day, Greedy Bingo, Midnight Madness, Bowles Performing Arts Series, Major Concerts (i. e. Third Eye Blind, Dispatch, Yellow Card, Guster, etc) Breakfast by Moonlight
  • Number of students in fraternities 7
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society, Bentley Honor Society
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 5
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Bentley Campus Crusade for Christ/Christian Fellowship, Newman Club, Circle K, Hillel, Muslim Students Association, Organization of Hindu Minds (OHM)
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Muslim Student Association, BASA- Bentley Asian Student Association, BUB- Black United Body, SASA- South Asian Student Association, ISA- International Student Association, PRIDE, BACS- Bentley Association Chinese Society,
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 7
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, other
  • Distance to nearest bus Newton, MA (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Boston, MA (15), Manchester, NH (56)
  • Distance to nearest train Boston, MA (12)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 37%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 33%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (31%), apartment for single students (32%), special housing for disabled students (0%), other housing options (37%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 28
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 4%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 26%
  • Number of students using college housing 80%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities Library facilities include: RFID Collection Management System with self-checkout; 19 "high tech" collaborative study rooms with large flat-screen LCD displays and touchscreen/online room reservation systems; four print release stations, all with high speed
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 137,031
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums Winer Accounting Center for Electronic Learning and Business Measurement, Center for Marketing Technology, Economics/Finance/Statistics Learning Center, Center for Languages and International Collaboration, English for Speakers of Other Languages Tutorial
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 30,660
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 1,080
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 2,930
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 4,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,601
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,400
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 396
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 12,285
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 9,287
  • Internet Access Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Boston University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,100
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 100%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Boston University)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Fidelity Investments; Price Waterhouse Coopers, LLP; American Express Financial Advisors; Raytheon Company; Liberty Mutual; KPMG, LLP; Deloitte & Touche LLP; Morgan Stanley; State Street Bank & Trust; Ernst & Young, LLP; Filene's/Kaufmann's; BAE Systems;