Tuition & Fees

$37,000

$37,000

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
21%
500-599
54%
400-499
22%
300-399
2%
700-800
2%
600-699
13%
500-599
58%
400-499
24%
300-399
3%
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
35%
400-499
50%
300-399
10%
200-299
1%
24-29
34%
18-23
28%
12-17
38%
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undergraduateRatios

36%

male

64%

female

1

teacher

14

students

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Moderately Selective

79%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,537
Declined + 643
Total Received 3,180
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Private (nonprofit)

1,674

undergraduate students

442

graduate students

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Communication
  2. Fashion/retail Merchandising
  3. Fashion Communication/promotion
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Codes

SAT 3481
ACT 1848

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Location

School Facts

Lasell University, founded in 1851, is a private co-educational institution conferring bachelors and masters degrees. Its 53-acre campus is located in Newton, MA, eight miles from Boston.

Public/private Private (nonprofit)
Campus Enrollment 2,116
Established in 1851
Coeducational Coeducational College, Became Coeducational College
Accredited by •  ACBSP (Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs)
•  CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs)
•  CAATE (Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education)
•  NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education)
•  NEASC (New England Assn. of Schools and Colleges)

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Newton, MA

53-acre, suburban campus in Newton (population: 88,994), eight miles from Boston. Served by bus and train; major airport and train serve Boston. School operates transportation to local shopping area and public transportation.

Lasell University
1844 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
75%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
84%
Percent of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age
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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
1%
600-699
21%
500-599
54%
400-499
22%
300-399
2%
700-800
2%
600-699
13%
500-599
58%
400-499
24%
300-399
3%
700-800
0
600-699
4%
500-599
35%
400-499
50%
300-399
10%
200-299
1%
24-29
34%
18-23
28%
12-17
38%

Admissions Facts

Application fee $40
(waived if filed online)
Common application accepted yes
Application deadline November 15 (priority deadline)
School has early decision program no
School has early action program yes
Early action program application deadline November 15
Admissions interview
(required or recommended)
Recommended
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Subject Tests Not used
SAT or ACT Required of some

Moderately Selective

79%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,537
Declined + 643
Total Received 3,180

Admissions Factors

Very Important

Interview
Secondary school record

Important

Essay
Extracurricular activities
Recommendations
Volunteer Work
Work Experience

Considered

Alumni/ae relationship
Character/ personal qualities
Particular talent/ability
Standardized test scores

Not Considered

Class rank
Geographical residence
Minority affiliation
Religious affiliation/commitment
State residency

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Admissions Contact

James Tweed
Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management/Dean of Undergraduate Admissions
P: 888 527-3554
info@lasell.edu

Financial Aid

52%

Of students' needs
were fully met

$28,800

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $35,700
Room & board $16,000
Additional fees $1,300
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $54,000
Average Financial Aid - $28,800
Total with Avg. Aid $25,200

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $2,457,784
State $625,407
Institutional $26,625,841
Other external $1,054,187
Total $30,763,219

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $3,475,063
Other external $1,356,911
Total $4,831,974
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Required Financial Aid Forms

FAFSA

Financial Aid Office

P: 617 243-2227
F: 617 243-2326
finaid@lasell.edu

Financial Aid Officer

Michele R. Kosboth
Director of Student Financial Planning
finaid@lasell.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
baseball
basketball
cross-country
field hockey
lacrosse
soccer
softball
track and field (indoor)
volleyball

Club Sports - Men's

cheerleading, crew, golf, rugby, tennis, ultimate Frisbee

Club Sports - Women's

cheerleading, crew, rugby, tennis

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, cheerleading, dance team, football, golf, soccer, step team, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, Wiffle ball

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Athletic Directors

Kristy Walter (men's)
Athletic Director
email

Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
Great Northeast Athletic Conference, Pilgrim League, North Eastern Collegiate Volleyball Association, New England Women's Lacrosse Alliance
Mascot
Boomer
School colors
Columbia blue, navy, and white

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting
Applied Forensic Science
Applied Mathematics
Arts Management
Athletic Training
Biology
Business
Business Administration
Communication
Communication/Health Communication
Communication/Integrated Marketing Communication
Communication/Public Relations
Criminal Justice
Criminal Justice/Emergency Crisis Management
Criminal Justice/Homeland Security/Global Justice
Criminal Justice/Violence Prevention/Advocacy
Curriculum/Instruction
Early Childhood Education
Education
Education/Curriculum/Leadership/Inclusion
Education/Elementary Education
Education/Moderate Disabilities
Elementary Education
English
Entrepreneurship
Environmental Studies
Event Management
Exercise Science
Fashion Communication/Promotion
Fashion Design/Production
Fashion/Retail Merchandising
Finance
Fitness Management
Global Engagement
Graphic Design
Health Science
History
Hospitality Management
Human Services
Humanities
Information Technology
International Business
Law/Public Affairs
Legal Studies
Management
Management/Hospitality/Event Management
Management/Human Resources Management
Management/Marketing
Management/Project Management
Marketing
Nutrition for Human Performance
Psychology
Rehabilitation Science
Resort/Casino Management
Secondary Education
Sociology
Sport Management
Sport Management/Athletic Administration
Sport Management/Parks/Recreation
Sport Management/Sport Leadership
Sport Management/Sport Tourism/Hospitality
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Most Popular Majors

  1. Communication
  2. Fashion/retail Merchandising
  3. Fashion Communication/promotion

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-law

2,116

total students

60%

in-state

40%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

79%

1,674
students

Female
64%
1,068

Male
36%
606

21%

442
students

Female
61%
271

Male
39%
171

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

97%

1,624
students

Female
65%
1,043

Male
35%
581

3%

50
students

Female
50%
25

Male
50%
25

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Student Break-down

6%
Nonresident aliens
7%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
10%
Hispanic/Latino
66%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Admissions

83%

Transfer applicants accepted

37%

Applicants accepted who enroll

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements
High school transcript Recommended of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Recommended of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Essay or personal statement Required of All

Transfer Application Deadlines

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transfered

90

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

30

semester hours

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tutors
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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 22
Countries most often represented China
Japan
Saudi Arabia
Taiwan
Venezuela
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants ESL program/classes
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

International Student Contact

Jim Tweed
Assistant Vice President of Enrollment Management/Dean of Undergraduate Admission and Financial Aid
617 243-2225
internationaladmiss@lasell.edu

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