Suffolk UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Boston, Massachusetts Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$40,104

Avg tuition

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About Suffolk University

Suffolk University is a medium-sized private university located on an urban campus in Boston, Massachusetts. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,169, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 80 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 58%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for students are $40,104.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

84% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 84%

Retention Rate 77%

Graduation Rate 58%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1020-1210

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 21-26

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.

Learning Environment

57%

Female Student Population

15:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

7k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

52%

Non-U.S. Citizen

18%

Hispanic

12%

Asian

7%

Black

6%

Unknown

3%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

29% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

29%

State Grant Aid

20%

Institution Grant Aid

94%

Pell Grant

29%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,792
State Grant Aid $2,433
Institution Grant Aid $20,112
Pell Grant Aid $4,899

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships