Lasell College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466-2709
(617) 243-2225
(888) 527-3554
Fax: (617) 243-2380

Contact: James Tweed
Director of Undergraduate Admission
Main Address
1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466-2709
(617) 243-2000

www.lasell.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 1,375
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 490
Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,374
Graduate enrollment: 97

Setting
Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 61%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 70%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Fashion Design B
Graphic Design B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Accounting/Business Management B
Accounting/Finance B
Business Administration/Management B
Entrepreneurial Studies B
Fashion Merchandising B
Finance/Banking B
Hospitality Administration/Management B
Hotel/Motel Management B
International Business B
Marketing Management B
Travel/Tourism Management B

Communications & Journalism

Advertising B
Communications/Rhetoric B
Digital Communications/Multimedia B
Journalism B
Mass Communications/Media Studies B
Public Relations B
Radio/Television B
Sports Communication B

Education

Early Childhood Education B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Secondary Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Family & Consumer Sciences

Fashion/Fabric Consultant B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Athletic Training/Sports Medicine B

History

History – General B

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General B
Prelaw B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Studies B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B
Sport/Fitness Administration B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Public Administration & Services

Human Services B

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Lasell University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (617) 243-2000
Website: www.lasell.edu/
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: www.lasell.edu/admissions/apply.html
Address: 1844 Commonwealth Avenue, Newton, MA 02466
Setting: City: Small
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 2,041
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 54%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,401 (69% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $37,000
Out-of-state Tuition: $37,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $25,095

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Lasell University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lasell University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 113
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 31
Education 43
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 21
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Legal Professions and Studies 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 21
Psychology 1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 21
Visual and Performing Arts 3
Grand total 3911

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lasell University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $37,000
Out-of-state $37,000
Books and supplies $1,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $10,960
Out-of-state $10,960

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 371 97%
Grant or scholarship aid 371 97% $25,095
Student loan aid 346 91% $7,801

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,578 94% $23,086
Federal student loans 1,267 76% $6,450

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lasell University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Lasell University students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2020

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 2,489 938 1,551
Percent admitted 100% 81% 85%
Percent admitted who enrolled 18% 17% 19%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Lasell University Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 2,041
Undergraduate enrollment 1,639
Graduate enrollment 402

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Lasell University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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