Northeastern University

Women's WCLA Contact: Isabel Kaufman
9 / 10
13,909 Undergrads / 21,627 Students
10 / 10
$36,479 Net Price
10 / 10
18% Admitted
  • Team Conference

    WCLA Div. 1

  • College Type

    4-year, Private non-profit

  • Campus Type

    City: Large

Student Body
  • Male
  • Female
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • In-State
  • Out-of-state
  • Foreign
  • Other
  • White
  • Black
  • Asian
  • Latino
  • Foreign
  • Other
Student-to-faculty Ratio
14 to 1
Return For Sophomore Year
Overall Graduation Rate
Graduate On Time / in 6 Years
0% / 89%
Calendar System
Religious Affiliation
On campus housing is provided and is not required for incoming freshman

Other includes American Indian, Native Alaskan, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, two or more races and unknown race / ethnicity.

Team Road Trips

Most road games are played in-state and in Rhode Island.

Recruit Commits
Emma Fleuette Souhegan NH Def
Nicole Muir Bishop Fenwick MA Def
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Where Grads Live
  • Greater Boston Area
  • Greater New York City Area
  • San Francisco Bay Area
  • Washington D.C. Metro Area
  • Providence Rhode Island Area
  • Greater Los Angeles Area
  • Greater Philadelphia Area
  • Greater Chicago Area
  • Hartford Connecticut Area
  • Greater Atlanta Area
  • Miami/Fort Lauderdale Area
  • China
  • Greater Seattle Area
  • Greater San Diego Area
  • Barnstable/Yarmouth Massachusetts Area
Where Grads Work
  • EMC
  • Fidelity Investments
  • State Street
  • IBM
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Raytheon
  • Oracle
  • Boston Children's Hospital
  • PwC
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Genzyme
  • Bank of America
What Grads Do
  • Engineering
  • Sales
  • Operations
  • Information Technology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Education
  • Healthcare Services
  • Research
  • Finance
  • Consulting
  • Program and Project Management
  • Marketing
  • Media and Communication
  • Support
  • Administrative
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Niche Grades
Overall Experience
Student Life
Professor Rating
Test Scores
Critical Reading
650 - 740
710 - 790
1340 - 1500
33 - 35
30 - 35
32 - 35

This range represents the middle half of incoming freshman from the 25th to 75th percentile. The writing component is now optional and no longer reported. Historical writing ranges: 640 - 730 for SAT

SAT Math
SAT Reading

This distribution represents incoming freshman test scores and GPA on 4.0 scale.

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Applicants 62,263 28,736 33,527
% Admitted 18% 18% 18%
% Admits That Enroll 27% 28% 26%
Incoming Freshman Average GPA 4.0
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  • Applied
  • Waitlisted
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    Majors / Programs

    Degrees offered by popularity. Type = Bachelor.

    Business (24%)
    Business/Commerce, General (22%)
    Engineering (19%)
    Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General (10%)
    Social Sciences (10%)
    Biological & Biomedical Sciences (8%)
    Computer & Information Sciences (6%)
    Computer and Information Sciences, General (6%)
    Mechanical Engineering (5%)
    Communication & Journalism (4%)
    Econometrics and Quantitative Economics (4%)
    Chemical Engineering (3%)
    Neuroscience (3%)
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General (3%)
    Research and Experimental Psychology, Other (3%)
    Psychology (3%)
    Visual & Performing Arts (3%)
    Athlete graduation rate
    Net Price

    Average net price = sticker price - financial aid.


    Average net price by income for incoming freshman receiving financial aid.

    Net price for all students (private non-profit and for profit institutions).

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    Sticker Price

    Sticker price = estimated total cost of attendance.

    On Campus
    Tuition & Fees$53,506
    Books & Supplies$1,000
    Cost of Living$16,930
    Personal Expenses$1,800
    Sticker Price$73,236

    Personal expenses includes laundry, transportation, entertainment and furnishings.

    Financial Aid

    78% of full-time, incoming freshman receive financial aid.

    Receiving Aid %
    Avg. Aid Amount
    Type of Aid
    Grant or Scholarship75%$34,094
    Federal Grants11%$8,443
    Pell Grants11%$5,493
    Other Federal10%$3,237
    State & Local Grants4%$2,453
    Institutional Grants75%$32,741
    Student Loans39%$8,628
    Federal Loans38%$5,224
    Other Loans6%$24,525

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    All financials shown for full-time, incoming freshman.

    Total Amount
    Per Student
    Financial Assets $848 Million $39,199

    Value of endowment assets at fiscal year end.


    Total federal debt after graduation for undergrad borrowers: $27,000.

    Total cumulative student debt by percentile.

    Total Principal
    Monthly Payment
    10 Year Repayment $25,000 $287

    Most student loans have a grace period before repayment begins.

    3 Year Avg. Default Rate: 2.2%

    Avg. rate for colleges with lacrosse is 5.1%.

    Total federal debt excludes private student loans and parent PLUS loans. Cumulative debt cohort includes 5,892 students.


    Earnings 10 years after enrollment: $67,400

    Earnings of former students working by percentile.

    Earnings of former students who received federal financial aid. Figures shown are median.


    How long until this college investment pays off: 4.42 years.

    Median debt and foregone earnings divided by median earnings. Foregone earnings assumes 4 years to graduation; at this school, 0% of students graduate on time.

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    Campus Safety
    On Campus
    In Residence Halls In Res. Halls
    Criminal Offenses
    Murder - -
    Negligent Manslaughter - -
    Rape 11 10
    Fondling 4 4
    Incest - -
    Statutory Rape - -
    Robbery 1 -
    Aggravated Assault 5 4
    Burglary 10 5
    Motor Vehicle Theft 2 2
    Arson 1 1

    In Residence Halls are a subset of On Campus statistics. Murder includes non-negligent manslaughter.

    The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here. Statistics represent 3-year average data.

    Data from The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

    Carnegie Classifications
    Basic ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity
    Undergrad InstructionBalanced arts & sciences/professions, high graduate coexistence
    Graduate InstructionResearch Doctoral: Comprehensive programs, no medical/veterinary school
    Enrollment ProfileMajority undergraduate
    Undergrad ProfileFour-year, full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in
    Size and SettingFour-year, large, highly residential

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