Office of Admissions, 29 Everett St, Cambridge, MA 02138 617-349-8800
About Lesley College at Lesley University
  • Year of Foundation 1909
  • Size of Campus 1 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,265
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 75%, 25%, 44%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $30,170
  • Room and Board $13,250
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee 50
  • Enrollment No. 1,261
Lesley University is committed to active learning, scholarly research, critical inquiry, and diverse forms of artistic practice through close mentoring relationships among students, faculty, and practitioners in the field. Lesley prepares graduates with the knowledge, skill, understanding, and ethical judgment to be catalysts who shape a more just, humane, and sustainable world.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Christian Fellowship, Hillel (Jewish Student Group), Buddhist Student Society
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 0
  • Number of honor societies Emerald Key Honor Society
  • Number of sororities 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Quad Fest, Friday Night Coffeehouses, World Fest, Movie Nights, Family and Friends Weekend, Multicultural Fete
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) ALANA, International Intercultural Forum, International Student's Association
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Distance to nearest train Boston, MA (4)
  • Distance to nearest bus Boston, MA (4)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Boston, MA (6), Providence, RI; Manchester, NH (60)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 65%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 20%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 25%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 10%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (60%), women's dorms (40%), other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 25%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 19
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Museums Art Institute of Boston Gallery, Marran Gallery, Porter Gallery
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions 665
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 200
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 500
  • Number Of Microforms 47,626
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 60
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Mac
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 44,555
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 160
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, birth control, religious, other
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 7,550
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 2,200
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities Art Institute of Boston Library; Kresge Center (multimedia and teaching resources); Members of the Fenway library consortium of fourteen academic, public, and special libraries in Boston, Brookline and Cambridge; Slides and Picture Files Collections; Elect
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 112,399
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 90%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Public, Charter and Independent Schools, Human Services Organizations, Small/Medium Businesses, Non-profit Organizations
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training, other
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis