291 Springfield Street Chicopee, MA 01013 413-594-2761
http://www.elms.edu admissions@elms.edu
About Elms College (College of Our Lady of the Elms)
  • Year of Foundation 1928
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation Roman Catholic
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population N/A
Application
  • App. Deadlines Rolling
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee 30
Our mission is to provide academic challenges in a nurturing environment to enable you to leave Elms College richer than you started-rooted in faith, educated in mind, compassionate in heart, responsive to civic and social obligations, and capable of adjusting to change without compromising principle. At the core of our success is the ability to build relationships and developing a sense of community that our students thrive in, and one that they take with them as they graduate. The strong sense of what we can contribute to the world, to our neighborhood, and to one another, is what we nurture in our curriculum, our strategic decisions, and our students.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Windsor Locks, CT (Hartford) (20)
  • Distance to nearest train Springfield, MA (5)
  • Distance to nearest bus Springfield, MA (5)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 3
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 10%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 79%
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 11%
  • 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 N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
Campus Services
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 2,994
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 50
  • Counseling Services N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Law research materials, federal government repository with 80,000 documents.
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Books in Library 120,709
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi No
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Museums Art gallery, rare book gallery with Edward Bellamy collection of rare manuscripts.
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 818
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 3
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Number Of Microforms 3,469
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 15
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
Student Employment and Career
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Massachusetts-Amherst)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Massachusetts-Amherst)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 0%
  • Career placment and training N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 0
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No