Regis College

235 Wellesley St, Weston, United States
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Overview of Regis College

About this school

Regis College is a private college offering both undergraduate and graduate degrees in two schools: the School of Liberal Arts, Education and Social Sciences; and the School of Nursing, Science, and Health Professions. Founded in 1927 as a women's college, it became fully co-educational in 2007. Its 168-acre campus is located in Weston.
  • Institution Type


    Private

  • Undergraduate Students


    • Undergraduate Students:1,235
    • Men:264 Men (21.4%)
    • Women:971 Women (78.6%)

Location

Admission Information

Freshman Admission Requirements

Difficulty of Admission


Admission to Regis College is moderately difficult: more than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation


  • High School Graduation:

    High school diploma required and GED is accepted

  • High School Program:

    College preparatory program is recommended

Required Or Recomended High School Units


SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English
4
-
Mathematics
3
4
Science
2
4
Foreign Language
2
3
Social Studies
2
4
History
-
-
Academic Electives
3
-

Examinations Required


ExamRequiredScores Due Date
SAT or ACT
Required for some
August 1
SAT Only
-
-
ACT Only
-
-
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
-
-
SAT Subject Tests Only
-
-
Essay/TestStatusScores Due Date
SAT Essay Component Policy
Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy
Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy
SAT: No policy as of now ACT: No policy as of now

Admission Details

Admissions Office


Address
235 Wellesley Street
City, State, Zip
Weston, MA 02493
Phone
(781) 768-7100
Fax
(781) 768-8339
Email

Application Dates And Fees


Regular Admission Deadline
February 1
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
Accept Offer Of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission


Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
-
Early Decision Notification
-
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
December 23

Application Form


Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application

Other Application Requirements


Interview
Not Required
Essay Or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters Of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Other
Rank in upper 50% of high school class recommended for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students

Factors involed in acceptance process.
4 star = most important, 1 star = least important.

FactorImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA
Standardized Tests
Class Rank
Recommendations
Essay
Interview
Level of Applicant's Interest
Extracurricular Activities
Volunteer Work
Particular Talent/Ability
Character/Personal Qualities
First Generation to Attend College
State Residency
Geographic Residence
Relation with Alumnus
Religious Affiliation/Commitment
Ethnicity
Work Experience

Profile of Fall Admission

Overall Admission Rate


Overall Admission Rate
84% of 2,023 applicants were admitted
Women
86% of 1,504 applicants were admitted
Men
80% of 519 applicants were admitted

Students Enrolled


Students Enrolled
267 (16%) of 1,704 admitted students enrolled
Women
200 (16%) of 1,290 admitted students enrolled
Men
67 (16%) of 414 admitted students enrolled

Grade Point Average of Enrolled First-Year Students


Average GPA
3.06
375 And Above
8%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
20%
2.50 - 2.99
30%
2.00 - 2.49
13%

SAT Score of Enrolled First-Year Students


Sat Math
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported
• Score 700 - 800
Not reported
• Score 600 - 700
Not reported
• Score 500 - 600
Not reported
• Score 400 - 500
Not reported
• Score 300 - 400
Not reported
• Score 200 - 300
Not reported

ACT Scores of Enrolled First-Year Students


Act Composite
22 average |19-26 range of middle 50%
• Score 30 - 36
5%
• Score 24 - 29
38%
• Score 18 - 23
33%
• Score 12 - 17
24%
• Score 6 - 11
0%
• Score 5 Or Below
0%

Tuition & Financial Aid

Tuition & Expenses

Cost of Attendance


  • Books & Supplies: - $39,820 (69.1%)
  • Room & Board: - $14,740 (25.58%)
  • Other Expenses: - $1,000 (1.74%)
  • Tuition & Fees: - $2,065 (3.58%)
Books & Supplies
Room & Board
Other Expenses
Tuition & Fees

Payment Plans


Regis College accepts installment plan

Applying for Financial Aid

Financial Aid Office


Email
-
Website
Net Price Calculator Url

Application Process


Application Deadline
Priority deadline February 15
Award Notification Date
On a rolling basis beginning March 15
Methodology For Awarding Institutional Aid
Not reported

Forms Required


Forms RequiredFiling Cost
FAFSA| Code is 002206
Free

Profile of 2017-18 Financial Aid

First-Year Student


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

All Undergraduates


Financial Aid Applicants
Not reported
Found To Have Financial Need
Not reported
Received Financial Aid
Not reported
Need Fully Met
Not reported
Average Percent Of Need Met
Not reported
Average Award
Not reported
• Need-Based Gift
Not reported
• Need-Based Self-Help
Not reported
• Merit Based Gift
Not reported
Merit Based Gift
Not reported

Borrowing


2016 Graduates with Loans
95%
Average Indebtedness Of 2016 Graduates
$24,178
Parents Of Students Receiving Aid
Not reported
Parents Of Students Not Receiving Aid
Not reported

Financial Aid Programs

Scholarchips And Grants


Need Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non Need Based Available
None

Non-Need Awards


Academic Interest/Achievement
Not reported
Creative Arts/Performance
Not reported
Special Achievements/Activities
Community Service, Leadership
Special Characteristics
Adult Students, Children of Faculty/Staff, International Students, Relatives of Clergy, Religious Affiliation, Siblings of Current Students

Employment


Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
Not reported

Academics & Instruction

Academics Overview

Academic Calendar System


Semester

Summer Session


Offered

Graduation Requirements

General Education/Core Cirriculum


Required

Computer


Students not required to own/lease a computer

Foreign Language


Not required

Math/Science


Required for all students

Faculty & Instruction

Full-Time Faculty


96

Part-Time Faculty


114

Full-Time Faculty With Ph.D./Terminal Degree


32%

Regular Class Size


  • 2-9 students: - 22% of classes
  • 10-19 students: - 43% of classes
  • 20-29 students: - 24% of classes
  • 30-39 students: - 10% of classes
  • 40-49 students: - 1% of classes
  • 50-99 students: - 0% of classes
% of Classes
2-9
10-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-99
# of Students

Discussion Section/Lab Class Size


  • Not reported

Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate


Accepted

Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations


Accepted for placement and credit

Sophomore Standing


Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources

Libraries


Library Available On Campus
Yes
Holdings
530,625
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available On Campus
196
Internet E Mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services

Remedial Instruction


Offered

Tutoring


Available

Services for Students Requiring Accommodations


Available

Services for Students with Accessibility Needs


Regis College provides hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Undergraduate Retention & Graduation

Returning First-Year Students


82.0%

Students Graduating Within 4 Years


38.3%

Students Graduating Within 5 Years


46.3%

Students Graduating Within 6 Years


47.0%

Programs & Majors

Undergraduate Education

Undergraduate Majors (17)


  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History, General
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Political Science and Government, Other
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Work
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric

Most Popular Disciplines


Offered

Professional Degree Programs


No online degree programs

Special Programs


Accelerated program, Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session

Study Abroad


Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Biological/life sciences

Online Degrees


None

Graduate and Professional Education

Master's Degrees Offered


Doctor of Nursing Practice, Doctor of Education

Master's Programs of Study (18)


  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biotechnology
  • Corporate and Organizational Communication
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Cultural Studies
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Elementary Education
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Studies
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • Higher Education
  • Nursing Education
  • Nursing--General
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Quality Management
  • Reading Education
  • Special Education

Campus Life

Location & Geography

Population


11,261

Nearest Metropolitan Area


Boston

Campus Size


131 acres

Weather


Temperature
21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Available Transportation


Nearest Bus Station
12 mile(s) from campus in Boston
Nearest Train Station
12 mile(s) from campus in Boston

Housing

College Housing


College offers housing to students

Types of Housing


Women only housing, coed housing

Students of College Housing


60% of all students

Housing Restrictions


Freshman Housing Guarantee


Freshmen are guaranteed housing

Students Living Off Campus/Commuting


25%

Security

24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices


Available

24-Hour Security Patrols


Available

Late-Night Transport/Escort Services


Available

Electronically Operated Housing Entrances


Available

Personal Support Services

Health Service


Offered

Personal Counseling


Offered

Child Care


Offered

Sports & Recreation

School Athletics


Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Lion Pride
School Colors
Cardinal and gold

Intercollegiate Athletics (Women)


FactorOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Intercollegiate Athletics (Men)


SportOfferedScholarships Given
Basketball
Field Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming And Diving
Tennis
Track And Field
Volleyball

Recreational Sports


Intramural Sports
-

Student Activities

Activities And Organizations


Regis College offers choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, campus ministry, sga-student government association, asian american student organization, dynasty step squad, black student organization

Sororities


Fraternities


ROTC


Army ROTC is offered off campus

Student Body

Co-educational


Yes

Number of Full-Time Undergraduates


958

Undergraduates


All Undergraduates
1,235
Women
971
Men
264

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.


  • 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 4.5% Asian
  • 19.5% Black/African-American
  • 11.5% Hispanic/Latino
  • 1.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
  • 50.4% White
  • 12.7% Unknown

International Students


1.8% from 10 countries

Average Age


23

Number of Graduate Students


719

Student Resources

Study resources