At Suffolk University, our mission is one of forward momentum. We shape students who want to be agents of change in a swiftly changing world.

Suffolk students gather for a chat between classes on Boston Common.

You’ll need the power to innovate and adapt to meet the challenges of any given moment. And we have a long history of instilling both in those who earn their higher education with us. 

Suffolk students take a picture at the Block Party on Roemer Plaza in Boston. 

Our commitment to nurturing our students' academic, professional, and personal journeys guides everything we do—and everything you can do here. The Suffolk experience will prepare you for success—however you define it. What you learn in our classrooms and through our connections to the wider world will provide you with the invaluable education we’ve offered for more than a century. 

Live Your Major

Suffolk student Jess Tran examines a model of the brain with her biology professor. 

Experiential learning is crucial to your interpersonal skills development and a cornerstone of a Suffolk education. Our faculty members enrich today’s learning environment with these essential opportunities. We have 70+ undergraduate programs, 50+ graduate programs, and several nationally-ranked law programs— all built with you in mind.

Become Your Best Self in Boston

Suffolk student Erisa poses for a portrait on Washington Street in Boston. 

Boston is our home and our launch point. Our partnerships around the city mean internships, service learning opportunities, and project-based curricula for you—not to mention arts, culture, history, and more.

Explore an Entire World of Possibilities 

Suffolk student Matthew Lewis looks out from a castle in Spain while studying at our Madrid campus. 

The workforce needs culturally competent thinkers who understand problems on a global scale. Now that the world has reopened, it’s time to for your education to really take flight. We’re excited to offer global study opportunities that are equally safe and exhilarating, all in accordance with the latest public health guidelines. Plus, our faculty and staff are working with partners around the world to bring their vital perspectives to class discussions from any time zone. 

Change the Workforce 

Suffolk students meeting with a project client.

Our Center for Career Equity, Development & Success is newly expanded and reimagined—and fully invested in you. This center’s team of experts will help you connect the dots between your major and a career that matters, while showing you how you can thrive in and contribute to the more just workplace of tomorrow.  

Lead the Way

Suffolk student Ahmad poses for a portrait in Boston Public Garden. 

The Suffolk experience encompasses every transformative opportunity you’ll live along the way. These opportunities will fuel your growth as a scholar, a professional, and a well-rounded individual. And our supportive and welcoming community will be there every step of the way to help you bring your potential to life.

Suffolk students aspire to inspire. They don’t have time for the status quo. They’re too busy changing perceptions, pushing for progress, and raising the bar. They are engaged in their education, while also actively building careers they’re passionate about and serving as a driving force for good. They have the confidence to learn from the past while looking ahead. And you will, too.

What comes next is ours for the making.

The Suffolk Experience

Launch Point: Boston

Suffolk student using a virtual reality headset. 

Suffolk Experience

Experiential education and transformative experiences are only the beginning of your journey at Suffolk University.

Suffolk student Karine Kanj poses for a portrait on Boston Common in autumn. 

Suffolk Story

Our students and alumni look back proudly at what they've accomplished on campus and beyond, and are ready for what's next.

The Boston skyline as seen from the Longfellow Bridge. 

Our Campus

The hustle and bustle, the sights and sounds, the city of Boston right at your doorstep as a Suffolk student.

A Suffolk student stands for a portrait on Fan Pier in Boston.

It Starts Now


00:02   We are here to define the future.


00:04   We are here to push for progress


00:06   and raise the bar.


00:07   For you,


00:08   for me,


00:09   for all.


00:10   It all starts here at Suffolk University.


00:16   Between the skyscrapers and monuments,


00:19   right in the heart of Boston,


00:21   we become our best selves.


00:23   In a city where history houses today,


00:25   We learn,


00:26   we play,


00:27   we grow


00:28   for tomorrow.


00:29   Suffolk's students aspire to inspire.


00:31   We don't have time for the status quo


00:33   or the way things have always been done.


00:35   Successes is however we determine it.


00:37   We explore,


00:38   we innovate,


00:39   we lead.


00:41   Your education won't just happen in the classroom.


00:44   You'll work with cutting edge companies in Boston,


00:46   collaborate with key organizations across the country,


00:49   and travel with purpose all over the world.


00:52   You'll roll up your sleeves and make an impact.


00:56   Suffolk University is a powerful force for good,


00:59   and our community's diversity has always been its strength.


01:03   Here you aren't just another college student.


01:05   You're a Ram.


01:07   You're welcomed,


01:08   you're supported,


01:09   you're heard.


01:10   Choose your challenge and take action.


01:13   Come live your major and get things done.


01:16   We're ready. And so are you.


01:18   The future is hers,


01:19   his,


01:20   theirs,


01:21   yours,


01:22   ours.


01:23   And it starts now.

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