Lasell University

Lasell University Ranking

country rank: 1132
world rank: 3290

University Overview

Lasell University ranking was established in 1851 and is a non-profit private higher education college headquartered in the small city of Newton, Massachusetts (population range of 50,000-249,999). Lasell University (LU) ranking is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially approved by the New England Commission on Higher Education. Lasell University (LU) provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that contribute to formally recognised higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 169-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. This US higher education institution has an acceptance rate of 80-90 percent, rendering it a least selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. LU also offers a library, accommodation, athletic equipment, financial assistance and/or grants, study abroad and exchange schemes, online classes and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services to students.

Lasell University Ranking

University Identity

Name Lasell University
Acronym LU
Founded 1851
Motto Repulsae Nescia Ignorant of Defeat
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address 1844 Commonwealth Avenue Newton 02466-2716 Massachusetts United States
Tel +1 (617) 243 2000
Fax +1 (617) 243 2389

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) 10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office 1844 Commonwealth Avenue Newton 02466 (617) 243 2225 888 527 3554

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Lasell College's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 35,093 physical volumes, 3,427 physical media, 41,465 digital/electronic medium and 88 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes Lasell University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 1,325 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

National Athletic Association (NAA) National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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