Founded

1948

Location

Waltham, Massachusetts, 9 miles west of Boston

Motto

long8游戏Truth, Even Unto Its Innermost Parts

Character

Private research university with a liberal arts focus

Campus

235 acres comprising more than 100 academic and residential buildings

Staff

1,146 (as of fall 2018)

Faculty

long8游戏542 (as of fall 2018)

Tuition for 2020-21

$57,360 per year

Room and board for 2020-21

$16,380 per year (double, 12-meal plan)

Financial aid

long8游戏More than $59 million in funded grants and scholarships to undergraduates

Academic calendar

Two 15-week semesters

Undergraduate enrollment

long8游戏3,639 (as of fall 2018)

Graduate student enrollment

2,161 (as of fall 2018)

Undergraduate female-male ratio

60.6% to 39.4%

Student-to-faculty ratio

10 to 1

SAT middle 50 percent

long8游戏1280-1500 (combined)

Students in top 25 percent of high school class

90 percent

Acceptance rate

31 percent

Clubs and organizations

long8游戏More than 260

Athletics

19 varsity sports (9 men’s, 10 women’s)

Colors

Blue and white