Lesley University

29 Everett St
Cambridge, MA 2138
(617) 868-9600
http://www.lesley.edu

General

  • Type of college: 4-year Private not-for-profit
  • Total student population: 6,173
  • Undergraduate population: 1,840
  • Student to faculty ratio: 23 to 1

Tuition, Room & Board, Books & Supplies and Other Fees

  • Total cost for in-state students living on campus: $41,500
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living on campus: $40,550
  • Total cost for in-state students living off campus: $35,825
  • Total cost for out-of-state students living off campus: $34,875

Financial Aid Provided

  • Students receiving financial aid: 90%
  • Average financial aid received per student: $4,558
  • Students receiving Pell grants: 21%
  • Average Pell grant received per student: $2,925
  • Students receiving federal aid: 21%
  • Average federal aid received per student: $3,791
  • Students receiving state aid: 18%
  • Students receiving institutional aid: 76%

Admissions

  • Total applicants: 2,533
  • Percent admitted: 65%
  • Percent admitted (men): 59%
  • Percent admitted (women): 66%
  • Average SAT critical reading scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 600
  • Average SAT math scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 460, 560
  • Average SAT writing scores (25th percentile, 75th percentile): 490, 590

Enrollment

  • Total enrolled (Fall 2008): 6,690
  • Male students (Fall 2008): 15%
  • Female students (Fall 2008): 85%

Graduation

  • Graduation rate: 48%
  • Graduation rate (men): 48%
  • Graduation rate (women): 48%

Degrees Offered

  • Certificate
  • Associates
  • Bachelors
  • Masters
  • PhD