An innovator in education for over 150 years, Lasell University today is a comprehensive coeducational university offering professionally-oriented bachelor’s and master’s degree programs. Our 54-acre campus is located in suburban Newton Massachusetts-within eight miles of downtown Boston.
% enrolled undergraduates that are minority students
% enrolled undergraduates that are Latinx students
Scholarship opportunities for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
All of our new incoming students are automatically considered for a Lasell University Award (prior to federal need-based financial aid) upon submission of their application. They currently range up to $30,000.
Support services for Latinx, first generation, or other underrepresented populations.
Our dedication to providing an environmentally diverse and socially inclusive campus exists among our highest of priorities, and at the Nancy Lawson Donahue ’49 Institute for Ethics, Diversity, and Inclusion – otherwise known by students as the Donahue Institute – it’s the focal point of our purpose. Hyde Square Task Force Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción ROCA 101 Student Immigrant Movement MIRA Coalition Hispanic Black Gay Coalition Association of Latinx Professionals For America (Boston) Office of New Bostonians Sociedad Latina Sociedad Latina, Inc. El Mundo Boston Latinx Media Outlet/Newspaper El Planeta Boston Latinx Media Outlet/Newspaper City Life/Vida Urbana ALMA-SOUL ALMA-Soul Centro Presente Accion Internacional La Alianza Hispana Casa Esperanza Massachusetts Alliance of Portuguese Speakers Casa Nueva Vida Breakthrough Greater Boston Fuel Education Let’s Get Ready Center for First Gen. Student Success I’m First