Lasell College is on a 54-acre campus in the suburban setting of Newton, Massachusetts, not far from Boston.
There are many activities and organizations for Lasell College students to join – including chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Interested in Greek life? Lasell College does not have fraternities or sororities.
Lasell College has the 19851 Chronicle. In fact, more students participate in the 19851 Chronicle than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Lasell College include Campus Activities Board, Hope for Humanity, Lasell College Drama Club and Lasell College Radio (Marathon Monday).
Lasell College students' favorite campus traditions are River Day/Family and Friends Weekend, Torchlight Parade and Spring/Winter Fest Week.
This table offers information on housing at Lasell College.
|Guaranteed Housing||Yes||Guaranteed for freshman|
|Co-ed Housing Available||Yes|
|Housing for Students with Disabilities||Yes|
|Percentage of Students Living On-Campus||––||74%|
|Spots Available in On-Campus Housing||––||1,325|
|Number of Students Living On-Campus||––||953|
|Percentage of Students Living Off-Campus||––||26%|
Lasell College offers housing. Students are not required to live on campus. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Lasell College students live on campus. In 2022, 74% of undergrads at Lasell College lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 26% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Lasell College. There are 1,325 spots available in on-campus housing for all 1,301 undergraduates. In the 2021-2022 school year, 953 students chose to live on-campus.
Lasell College offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
At Lasell College there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.
Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.
Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.
Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.
Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Lasell College:
|Sport||Men's Intramural||Women's Intramural||Men's Division||Women's Division||Men's Scholarships||Women's Scholarships|
|Basketball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Lacrosse||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Soccer||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Track And Field||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Volleyball||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Cross Country Running||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
|Indoor Track||√||√||NCAA Division 3||NCAA Division 3|
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
Lasell College is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Lasell College campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Lasell College offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards so that students can feel confident that they are safe in on-campus housing.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit Lasell College, take Interstates 95/128 and 90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) to Newton, MA. If you need to fly, book your flight to Logan International airport.
While you're planning, check out other schools in Massachusetts you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Lasell College's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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