Suffolk University

Acceptance Rate 88.03 %
SAT Average 1,180
2023 Tuition & Fees $43,332
Student Population 6,647
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $23,669

Academic Overview

Suffolk University Campus, Boston, MA
Suffolk University is a private (not-for-profit), four-years institute located in Boston, Massachusetts. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $43,332 for undergraduate students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $40,078.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 6,647 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 88.03% and the graduation rate is 60% last year.
The salary after graduation from Suffolk University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $59,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Suffolk's tuition & fees is $43,332. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees is $40,078.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Suffolk. The acceptance rate of Suffolk is 88.03% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 14.87%. The average graduation rate is 60% and the transfer-out rate is 28%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $23,669 and 92% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 6,647 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Suffolk University is 88.03 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Suffolk University is 60 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Suffolk University is 28 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Suffolk University is 78 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Suffolk University is 6,647
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Suffolk University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $23,669 at Suffolk University.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address73 Tremont St., Boston, MA 02108-3901
Online Applicationhttps://uga.suffolk.edu/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://www.suffolk.edu/student-financial-services
Net Price Calculatorhttps://suffolk.studentaidcalculator.com/survey.aspx
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.suffolk.edu/admission/military-students-families
Disability Servicehttps://www.suffolk.edu/academics/advising-student-services/disability-services

Offered Degrees

Suffolk offers 164 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate30
Associate's Degree30
Two but less than four years certificate20
Bachelor's Degree870
Post Bachelor's Degree120
Master's Degree430
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship50
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

Suffolk University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:1,570)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,646)

Veterans Benefits

Suffolk University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges