About Assumption College
On Campus Housing
Assumption College is a four-year private not-for-profit Roman Catholic, liberal arts college that is located in Worcester, Massachusetts and is spread over 185 acres of land. The establishment of the college in 1904, was a dream come true of the Augustinians, who vowed to serve humanity through teaching.
The college became a co-educational institution, allowing both men and women as the faculty members, and female students into its programs of study in 1969. The total student population of the college is 2,607 that includes 2,145 full-time students and 462 part-time students. It includes students from diverse backgrounds of different age, culture, discipline, and faith
98% of students complete their degree in four years.
The student-faculty ratio is 11:1.
College graduation rate is 74%.
College acceptance rate is 79%.
Online Education at Assumption College
In the recent era, online education has been a trending way to gain an education. People can take up any courses from the place they are located, it may be anywhere in the world. It gives flexibility and convenience to the people who want to be graduated even in their busy schedule.
Here are some of the reviews given by the students of the college.
The college provides a wonderful student-teacher relationship.
It has a small campus that makes the students know each other very quickly.
It has clubs and organizations that promote extracurricular skills in the students.
The campus is a tight-knit community, and the location is slightly away from the city part of Worcester.
As per US News, the college rankings are given below.
The college ranks 28th in 'Regional Universities-North'.
It ranked 6th in 'Best Undergraduate Teaching'.
It ranked 22th in 'Best Value Schools'.
According to Forbes, the college rankings are as follows.
The college got 403rd rank in 'Top Colleges'.
It secured 267th rank in 'Private Colleges'.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$80,097 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants
Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants
The financial aid office in the college is committed to helping the students to finance their education. It may be provided in the form of scholarships, grants, work-study, and federal and state loans.
Students must fill the FAFSA form to apply for financial aid. Assumption College federal school code is 002118.
Federal Aid consists of Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Direct PLUS Loans, Direct Subsidized Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loans, and Federal Work Study.
State Aid includes MASS Grant, Massachusetts Gilbert Grant, MEFA Loan, and more.
Institutional Aid consists of Assumption College Grant, Presidential Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship, Vocal Music Scholarship, Brassard Scholarship, Milleret Scholarship, and Institutional Work Study.
Military Aid consists of the Post 9/11 GI Bill, Fry Scholarship, MyCAA, and Yellow Ribbon Program.