Lasell College

Newton, Massachusetts

Overview

Address1844 Commonwealth Avenue
School Websitewww.lasell.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Lasell College is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Newton, Massachusetts that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is master's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,180 students applied to Lasell College. Of those students, 2,537 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Lasell College was $34,700, in addition to fees of $1,300. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Lasell College.

Lasell College has a 61% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Lasell College acceptance rate is 80%. To put this into perspective, 2,537 of the 3,180 students who applied to Lasell College in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Lasell College is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Lasell College had an SAT score between the range of 980 and 1,170. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Lasell College was between 16 and 25 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Lasell College as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Lasell College, the tuition for in-state residents is $34,700. Combined with fees of $1,300, room and board costs of $15,400, other expenses of $2,500 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $54,900.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $36,000 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Lasell College to $54,900 for out-of-state students.

Students at Lasell College are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Lasell College was $2,418 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 35%.

Lasell College Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio13:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Lasell College.

Lasell College has a good gender split, with 64% of undergraduates being female and 36% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Massachusetts residents; in fact, 55% of all students reside in Massachusetts. However, 43% of students come from out-of-state and 3% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Lasell College is 13:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Lasell College to thrive in your studies.

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