550 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115-5998 617-989-4000
http://wit.edu admissions@wit.edu
About Wentworth Institute of Technology
  • Year of Foundation 1904
  • Size of Campus 35 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,636
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 19% 81% 42%OUS
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $22,870
  • Room and Board $11,000
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 3,781
Enrich your life at Wentworth. Open your mind to new ideas, prepare yourself for a rewarding career, build lifelong friendships, and experience living in one of the world's great college towns. At Wentworth, you will enjoy the best of both worlds: small college comforts and big city excitement. You will find a tree-lined quad, campus-wide wireless Internet access, a computer center, modern and traditional residence halls, indoor and outdoor recreational facilities, and more on our thirty-five-acre campus.
Social Life And Activities
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Student Association; CASA UNIDA (Hispanic Association); Islamic Society; Korean Student Association; Multicultural Student Association
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Beaux Arts Ball; Family Weekend; Design Lecture Series
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus Boston
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Boston, Boston
  • Distance to nearest train Boston
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 41%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 5%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 54%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 20%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 13
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 41%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 34%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Computer Courses N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • 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)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, military, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Northeastern University)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 19%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? N/A
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 71%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,083
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis