About Regis College
On Campus Housing
Regis College is a private, not-for-profit Catholic college. It was established in 1927 by Sisters Of Saint Joseph in Boston. It was founded by Mother Mary with a mission to provide equal education to all the people without any distinctions. The mission of the college is to provide access to education based on Christian values. It started its courses with 55 students of which 33 resident and 22 daily students coming from their homes. It started as a complete female educational institute and later in 2007, it officially transformed from female-only college to a co-education college.
Regis College is a Catholic institute evolving continuously with the global needs its online degrees nursing and health science programs with topnotch technology and industry-focused curriculum. The student-faculty ratio of the college is 11:1 which means that the strength of the college is small, so it becomes easy for the students to focus on the students. The strength of the college is around 2,000 students, with around 1,100 undergraduates, and 900 postgraduate students.
Regis College provides a wide range of online programs as well. These online programs are more convenient to the students as compared to the on-campus programs as it is affordable by most of the students because of its reasonable price. It is most preferable for those who are looking for part-time education. The campus students can also access the online services which are related to their courses, online library is also available for its students to get acquainted with more knowledge in their field of study. The college Moodle is exclusively available for the online students to make them get a classroom feeling by providing classes through this online platform. It uses recorded videos and video interfaces to make learning easier for students.
As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The two popular publications, US News and Forbes, are among the most trusted publications when it comes to the rankings of an educational institution. The ranking of a college plays an important role in helping a prospective candidate choosing the right college. It helps them assess the college's performance based on several factors, which include research excellence, the performance of the students after they complete their education, student experience, and most importantly academic success. However, it is to be noted that Regis College does not feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings by these two publications.
Annual Cost to Attend
Average Annual Cost
Regis College is a private not-for-profit institution and hence, the annual cost to attend the college is higher than the national average cost. The average cost to attend the university annually comes up to $61,605.
We have broken down and simplified the costs in the Cost of Attendance section for your perusal.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$71,566 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by RC. At RC, $15,790 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. Regis College offers a number of dining and meal plan options for its students. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At RC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones, 24-hr escort safety rides and mobile campus emergency alert. The number of female and male students at the college are 18% and 82%, respectively.
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
The students of Regis College are eligible for applying various Federal Aids, Grants, and Institutional Scholarships. The financial assistance may be in the form of scholarships, grants, education loans, fellowships, tuition waivers, and others. The reason behind this is to encourage the students to continue with their studies.
The Federal-Aid is available in the form of Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Federal Loans, and Federal Work-Study. Federal Loans include Federal Direct Student Loan, Parent Loan for Undergraduate Students (PLUS), Alternative Student Loans, and others.
The college accepts State Aid in the form of MASS Grant, Gilbert Grant, Other State Grant/Scholarships
The college itself provides Institutional Aid in the form of various scholarships. Some of these scholarships are Presidential Catholic Scholarships, Boston Latin Academy scholarship, Helena A Callahan Scholarship, Merit Scholarships, The Fung Scholars program, Regis College Puerto Rico Dear Neighbor Scholarship, and many more.
The college also provides veteran benefits in the form of Post 9/11 GI Bill which comes under its various Military Aid available.