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Suffolk University

Boston, Massachusetts
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Overview
Private not-for-profit
4,179 Undergraduates
86% Admissions Rate
City: Large
Private
Expensive
Region: Northeast
Division 3
Size: Small
Doctoral
Suffolk University
73 Tremont St.
Boston, Massachusetts
02108-3901
(617) 573-8754
https://www.suffolk.edu/

Suffolk University, a private research university in Boston, Massachusetts, is one of the top 180 institutions of higher education in the United States. Gleason Archer, Sr., a Boston-based lawyer, founded the college in 1906 as a law school. In 1937, its name was officially changed to Suffolk University. Today, it’s located in the urban setting of Boston, and includes the law school, a business school and a college of arts and sciences. The school’s motto is “Honestas et Diligentia” or “Honesty and Diligence.” Notable alumni include Former President of Suffolk University David Sargent, President of the University of Massachusetts Marty Meehan, Former U.S. Representative John F. Tierney, President of Bryant University Ronald Machtley, YouTuber Jenna Marbles, politician Joe Moakley, Former Secretary of State of New Jersey Nina Mitchell Wells, Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin and Justice Maureen McKenna Goldberg. The school’s colors are blue and gold, its mascot is Rammy the Ram and its teams are nicknamed the Rams. Its sports affiliations are NCAA Division III, Great Northeast Athletic Conference and Eastern College Athletic Conference. Varsity sports offered by Suffolk University include men’s soccer, cross country, basketball, baseball and tennis, and women’s soccer, volleyball, tennis, softball and basketball.

Location

Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. The city proper covers 48 square miles with an estimated population of 685,094 in 2017, making it also the most populous city in the New England region. Boston is the seat of Suffolk County as well, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. More from Wikipedia...

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coffee score

96

restaurants score

Students
42%

Men

58%

Women

20

Average Age of Entering Students

63%

Live On Campus

213

New Transfer Students

Admissions
86%

Acceptance Rate

13%

Enrollment Yield

1010-1203

SAT Range

7,686

Applicants in 2020

Costs
$34,561

Typical Cost

$41,648

Average Tuition

93%

Recieve Financial Aid

96%

Have Loans

$21,500

Median Debt

Academics
14 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

"Finance

Top Major

Campus Life

Dorm Food:

Standard

Clubs & Extracurriculars:

Important, many to choose from

Greek Life:

Important, many fraternities and sororities on campus

Party Scene:

Standard, mostly on the weekends
Athletics
Basketball Conference:

Great Northeast Athletic Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Great Northeast Athletic Conference

Basketball Division:

3

Track Division:

3

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