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Welcome to Emmanuel College

Emmanuel is a Catholic, coeducational, residential liberal arts and sciences college with a 17-acre main campus in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities. There is simply no other place like it.

Emmanuel College is a Catholic, coeducational, residential, liberal arts and sciences college in Boston. Learn why there is no other place like it.

Founded in 1919 by the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur, Emmanuel College has a rich history of tradition and transformation.

The Emmanuel College mission is rooted in the belief that "education is the greatest work on Earth," and a commitment to the Catholic intellectual tradition.

Located in the Fenway neighborhood and the Longwood Medical and Academic Area, Emmanuel is in the heart of Boston's educational, scientific, cultural and medical communities.

The College's undergraduate and graduate students, faculty and staff make up a vibrant and diverse community.

Emmanuel is a place that is ever-changing and innovating to meet students' needs, through strategic and campus planning led by the College's Administration and Board of Trustees.

The College's partnerships span science, education, leadership and community service, making connections locally, nationally and globally.

Emmanuel's 17-acre residential campus is a mix of the historic and modern, from the original Administration Building to the state-of-the art Maureen Murphy Wilkens Science Center.

Academic, administrative, student life services and more are all available through the College's campus departments.

Students, faculty, and alumni are engaged members of the community—on campus and beyond—and their stories are highlighted in articles, videos, photography, social media and more.

Each year there are hundreds of events hosted on the Emmanuel campus, including major academic milestones, student club activities, athletic competitions, lectures and more.

Explore Emmanuel

Philip Zanghi '23: Going Big with the Big Four

When it came time to search for an internship, Philip decided to go big—and looked to the accounting industry’s Big 4 of Deloitte, EY, PwC and KPMG, each of which has a Boston-based office just a few miles from campus.

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Shakirah Ketant '24: Triple Threat

Jumping into her Emmanuel experience, Shakirah was sure of two things: that what she had planned was going to be a “tall task,” and that she was up for the challenge.

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Research Spotlight: Mindfulness and Mental Health

During the Fall 2022 semester, MacDonald and her research team of psychology majors Madeline Bradley ’23 and Matthew Lemansky ’23 (pictured) investigated the lived experiences of participants in an 8-week mindfulness training program.

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Nick Eline '23: Reflections on Resilience and a Rewarding Journey

Nick grew up in a family of medical professionals—his mother and grandmother are both nurses and his father is a paramedic. “I’ve always been surrounded with medical jargon and stories of health incidents, crises, and the rewarding benefits of providing care,” he said.

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Christine Burke '22: Counseling with Compassion

Counseling & health psychology major Christine came to Emmanuel knowing she wanted to pursue a career in health care, and the College’s opportunities and connections for students interested in the field—as well as a neuroscience course she attended at EC Incoming—made the decision an easy one.

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Emmanuel is a place where students broaden their sense of what’s possible and prepare for inspiring careers in an ever-changing world. Be here.