Student Population
Suffolk University overview
Location Boston, Massachusetts
Online suffolk.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Suffolk University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Boston, Massachusetts, Suffolk University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 8,097 prospective students applied, and 6,765 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,061 enrolled in the school.  5,873 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,328 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $37,128 plus fees of $142. Suffolk University is ranked 703 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Suffolk University overview
SAT 1080/1250
ACT 21/26
Applications Accepted
Suffolk University overview
Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Suffolk University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$142
Room and Board $15,046
Budget for Other Expenses$2,524
Total One Year Cost$56,040


Average Salary After 10 Years
$59,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
54% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Suffolk University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 39%
Social Sciences 16%
Communication 14%
Psychology 7%
Visual and Performing Arts 5%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=168005 IPEDS survey data for Suffolk University.