Emmanuel Facts

Emmanuel Facts

Founded in 1919 by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur as the first Catholic college for women in New England, Emmanuel today is a coeducational, residential college with a 17-acre campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities.


Arts & Sciences

  • About 1,850 students 
  • 50+ majors, minors and concentrations 
  • 93 full-time faculty members; 0 teaching assistants 
  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio 
  • 16 academic honor societies 
  • 88% of first-year students live on campus 
  • More than 80% of students participate in community service 
  • More than 47,000 hours of volunteer service annually 
  • Nearly 90% of students participate in an internship 
  • 52 countries and 33 states and territories represented on campus 
  • 16 Division III varsity athletic teams 
  • 100+ clubs, organizations and activities on campus 
  • Study abroad opportunities are available through more than 500 programs in over 70 countries
  • Degrees awarded: Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Science 
  • 2016-2017 Tuition: $37,280
  • 2016-2017 Room & Board (double room): $14,270

Graduate & Professional Programs (including adult continuing education)

  • Graduate programs in management, education and nursing 
  • Specialized tracks in management for human resource management and research administration
  • Undergraduate program in nursing (for RNs) 
  • Online programs in management, human resource management and research administration