8 Ashburton Place Boston, MA 02108 617-573-8460
http://www.suffolk.edu admission@suffolk.edu
About Suffolk University
  • Year of Foundation 1906
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master, Post Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,784
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 56% 44% 32%OUS
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $27,100
  • Room and Board $14,544
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 5,617
Suffolk University has touched many lives as it has grown from a one-room school to a world-class academic institution. We at Suffolk take pride in being a personal, student-centered school, where faculty and administrators know students by name. We take the time to recognize each student’s promise, raise his or her expectations, and build important mentoring relationships.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations 14%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian-American Assoc, Black Student Unions, Caribbean Student Network, Hellenic Club, Hispanic Assoc, South Asian Student Assoc, International Student Assoc, Islamic Cultural Society, Suffolk Jewish Society, Turkish Student
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 1
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Unity Week, S. O. U. L. Food Luncheon, Common Grounds Coffee House, Suffolk Fun Run, Spring & Winter Ball, Fall Fest, Service Day, Coffe Break, Alternitive Spring Break, Take Back the Night, Temple Street Fair, Caribbean Student Network Fasion Show, Commut
  • Number of students in fraternities 1
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Delta Sigma, Alpha Kappa Delta, Alpha Mu Alpha, Alpha Phi Sigma, Alpha Sigma Lamda, Archer Fellows Acitivies, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Beta Beta, Beta Gamma Sigma, Delta Alpha Pi, Financial Mangement Assoc, Griffin Fellows Honor Society, National Honors
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 1
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Ministry
  • Distance to nearest bus Boston (1)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Boston (4)
  • Distance to nearest train Boston (1)
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 7%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Number of students using college housing 18%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 6%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 14%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 2
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 73%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Subscriptions 974
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Museums C.Walsh Theatre, Friedman Marine Biology Field Station, New England School of Arts and Design Gallery, and Suffolk Law School Gallery
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 1,454
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,152
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 937
  • Number Of Microforms 136,147
  • Student Computer Availability yes
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 1,335
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 457
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,160
  • Library Facilities Collection of African-American Literature, member of Fenway Library Consortium
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 122,681
  • Campus Safety late night transport/escort service, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books 30,135
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,500
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 30%
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year 80%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Grant Thornton, Harvard University, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Vitale, Caturano & Company, Ernst & Young, Investors Bank and Trust, State Street Corporation,Staples, Braver & Company, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary, Dana Farber Cancer
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 70%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Northeastern University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis