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Get ready for that feeling when you earn an education that’s all about you.

Suffolk University will empower you to change our world for the better. Discover what it’s like to learn amid all the excitement—and life-changing opportunities—of downtown Boston. We’ll help you find or follow your passions and offer the engaging experiential learning opportunities you’ll need to lead a successful career doing what you love.

Plus, you’ll grow into who you’re meant to be in a city jam-packed with the best in entertainment, sports, food, and culture. At Suffolk you'll learn your way around Boston, your field of study, your professional path forward, and what it takes to successfully adult. 

You’ll become more global-minded, too. You have your pick of 50+ study abroad programs and here in Boston, your international classmates will share a world of fresh perspectives. 

However you define your goals and yourself, your voice will be valued in class and in our community. Suffolk students actively listen to each other’s diverse views and learn from them. Everyone’s welcome—and you'll feel that the moment you arrive on our friendly campus.

Your Suffolk story’s about to begin. Go ahead and take your next steps!

Suffolk Students pose together for a photo Three Suffolk Students sit together on the Boston Common


The Department of Education launched the 2024-25 FAFSA form and the FAFSA is now consistently available to be completed and corrected.  

Suffolk University remains committed to providing an affordable education to our students. We strongly encourage all eligible students to complete the FAFSA as soon as possible.

As always, if you need assistance you can contact the Office of Student Financial Services.

See the 2024 - 2025 changes

Workday Student for Financial Aid

Icon of a laptop computerBeginning with the summer 2024 semester, prospective and current students will now be able to view information related to their financial aid application in Workday Student. Workday will contain all student information and academic functions related to your enrollment at Suffolk.
Learn more about Workday Student

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You have big aspirations. We'll help make them real.

Suffolk's Center for Career Equity, Development & Success provides the tools and resources you’ll need to take your ambition from the classroom to the workplace. The center's team of career experts will help you choose your major, find internships, apply to graduate programs, and land the perfect job. And they’ll be in your corner throughout your career, offering advice and career search services whenever you need them.

What goals drive your journey? [PDF]

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Take your studies to the next level

Love a good academic challenge? Suffolk’s honors programs offer courses and experiences just for students like you. If you're admitted to one of our programs, honors advisors will help you choose your courses. And—thanks to priority registration—you’ll be ahead of your class when it comes to getting into the ones you want to take most. You can even live with your peers in special honors housing.

Learn more about our honors programs

You're Going to Do Amazing Things Here

Your Life on Campus

Suffolk student Morgan performs with the Rampage Show Choir.

Get ready to hear “Get involved.” A lot. Joining our student organizations and, well, getting involved in them really is the best way to connect with Suffolk and cool peers, and become the confident leader you’re meant to be.

Read more: Do Something Amazing

Your City: Boston

Suffolk student Hunter poses for a portrait by the Zakim Bridge in Boston.

Downtown Boston is so much more than a ZIP code. It’s where you and your fellow Rams will live, master your fields of study, pursue career-making internships, and find inspiration all around.   

Read more: Boston Is Calling

Your Global Gateway

Suffolk student Mohammed poses for a portrait in the North End of Boston.

What do you say to a culture-packed spring break in Spain? If you answered, “¡Si, por favor!” stamp your academic passport on this weeklong trip. You’ll get to know Madrid plus new friends who share your zeal for global discoveries.

Read more: A Taste of the World

Your First-Year Courses

Suffolk students work on a project in the newly-opened X-Lab.

Whether you’re in the College of Arts & Sciences or the Sawyer Business School, your first Suffolk courses will teach you how to excel in class, on campus, and in life. You can dive into subjects you love and discover brand-new academic interests with our supportive faculty mentors. 

Read more: Life Lessons

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Suffolk University: All Directions Forward


1 00:00:01,000 —> 00:00:05,000 There’s never been a better time to get some good news.

2 00:00:05,000 —> 00:00:07,000 And here’s the best:

3 00:00:07,000 —> 00:00:09,000 Suffolk said yes!

4 00:00:011,000 —> 00:00:13,000 Suddenly, your future is taking shape.

5 00:00:14,000 —> 00:00:18,000 In a changing world, there’s a whole new you waiting to be created.

6 00:00:19,000 —> 00:00:24,000 You might look downtown for inspiration - right outside your residence hall’s door.

7 00:00:24,000 —> 00:00:30,000 Helping local businesses and international firms adapt to a changing world.

8 00:00:31,000 —> 00:00:33,000 Perhaps you’ll head out to our Madrid campus

9 00:00:33,000 —> 00:00:38,000 to dive into your education on a global stage and explore the world.

10 00:00:40,000 —> 00:00:43,000 Maybe your drive will take you up to an internship with a view

11 00:00:043,000 —> 00:00:47,000 And hands-on experience working on high-profile cases.

12 00:00:48,000 —> 00:00:51,000 And all around you’ll find your purpose

13 00:00:51,000 —> 00:00:55,000 Perhaps by applying cutting-edge science to solve pressing environmental issues.

14 00:00:56,000 —> 00:01:00,000 Whichever way your curiosity takes you you’ll always have support.

15 00:01:00,000 —> 00:01:03,000 Your faculty mentors will guide you on your journey.

16 00:01:04,000 —> 00:01:07,000 Because at Suffolk we’re more than a university.

17 00:01:07,000 —> 00:01:12,000 We’re a community of critical thinkers, action-takers, and leaders with purpose.

18 00:01:12,000 —> 00:01:15,000 The skills you’ll gain while crafting your college experience

19 00:01:15,000 —> 00:01:20,000 Will be the ones that help you stand out in the workforce of tomorrow.

20 00:01:21,000 —> 00:01:25,000 No matter which direction you choose you’ll become who you’re meant to be.

21 00:01:25,000 —> 00:01:27,000 Welcome to Suffolk.


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.