1150 Douglas Pike Smithfield, RI 02917 401-232-6100
About Bryant University
  • Year of Foundation 1863
  • Size of Campus 420 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 3,203
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 43%, 57%, 84%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $34,288
  • Room and Board $12,829
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 3,367
Throughout our nearly 150 year history, Bryant has been building the knowledge and character of our students to help them achieve success. We are a student-centered university, focused on providing rigorous academic programs that integrate business and liberal arts to develop the skills and critical thinking that are essential to every profession. The College of Arts and Sciences' array of academic programs combines a deep understanding of theory with practical skills and marketable experience so students can make a meaningful impact immediately upon graduation. The College of Business offers business specialties with the depth and breadth of a large business school paired with the individual attention found on small college campuses. The Graduate School of Business offers advanced degrees in business administration, taxation, and accounting that provide students with practical experience, a deep knowledge base, and a cadre of contacts to help them advance in their chosen careers.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Spring Weekend, Parents' and Family Weekend, Homecoming Weekend, Festival of Lights, Greek Week, I2I, Bryant @ Night, Extravaganza
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Percent students who are frat members 6%
  • Number of honor societies Beta Gamma Sigma - business honor society; Omicron Delta Epsilon - Economics honor society; Lambda Pi Eta - Communication honor society; International Fraternity of Delta Sigma Pi
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Hillel, Bryant Christian Fellowship
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 4%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) International Student Organization, Multicultural Student Union
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Distance to nearest bus Providence (12)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Warwick (22), Boston (40)
  • Distance to nearest train Providence (12)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, special housing for disabled students, other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 29
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 85%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 76%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 79%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 236
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 1,148
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 942
  • 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)
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Museums Bryant's beautiful 420-acre campus is anchored by the Unistructure, which houses faculty and administrative offices, classrooms, the Janikies Theatre, and dining facilities. The Bryant Center houses the bookstore, meeting places, a dining hall, and a food
  • Number Of Subscriptions 200
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities 1,152 wired Internet connections; 1,536 wireless Internet connections;scanning station; self-checkout system; Financial Markets Center; media intensive classroom; 13 study rooms; library classroom with comprehensive audio-visual technologies, Internet ca
  • Number Of Microforms 14,500
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 6,564
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 8,105
  • 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
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 734
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 139,853
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 12,500
Student Employment and Career
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 91%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered on campus
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,385
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 7%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Investors Bank & Trust, Fidelity Investments, Ernst & Young, Citizens Bank, Brown Brothers Harriman, Meditech, Target Corporation
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village