Regis College Admissions: Everything You Want to and Need to Know

Overview of Regis College

Situated on a robust 132-acre campus just outside of Boston, Regis College is a small, co-educational, Catholic liberal arts institution. Regis students can select from 17 majors and 30 minors. Nursing is by far the most popular major at both the bachelor’s and associate’s levels. Academics are backed by a 9 to 1 student/faculty ratio. Outside of the classroom, students will find plenty of opportunities to engage with the campus community via many clubs and organizations. The Regis College Pride plays in the NCAA Division III New England Collegiate Conference. The institution sponsors seven men’s and nine women’s intercollegiate sports.


  • Total Enrollment: 2,757 (1,395 undergraduate)
  • Gender Breakdown: 18% Male/82% Female
  • 82% Full-time

Cost of Attendance Information

  • Tuition and Fees: $41,015
  • Books: $1,100
  • Room and Board: $15,180
  • Other Expenses: $2,065
  • Total Cost: $59,360

Financial Aid Information

  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 100%
  • Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
    • Grants: 100%
    • Loans: 83%
  • Mean Amount of Aid
    • Grants: $24,870
    • Loans: $10,997

Academic Programs Offered

  • Most Popular Majors: Business, Nursing, Political Science, Psychology

Retention and Graduation

  • First-Year Student Retention (full-time students): 85%
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate: 52%
  • 6-Year Graduation Rate: 57%

NCAA Athletic Programs

  • Men’s Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball
  • Women’s Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming and Diving, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball

Overview of Regis College Admissions

Most applicants are admitted to Regis College each year; in 2019, the school accepted 78% of those who submitted applications. Students whose SAT/ACT scores and GPA are within the institution’s requirements have a good chance of being admitted. Applicants must complete an online application and send test scores from either the SAT or ACT and high school transcripts. Students with unique talents and accomplishments can still receive strong consideration even if their GPAs are outside of the mean range. After applying, students will receive a message from an admissions counselor about the application process’s next steps. Students should make a campus visit to determine if the institution is a good fit for them.

Admissions Data                        

  • Regis College Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Test Scores — 25th/75th Percentile
    • SAT Critical Reading: 480/580
    • SAT Math: 470/570
    • SAT Writing: -/-
    • ACT Cumulative: 19/26
    • ACT English: -/-
    • ACT Math: -/-

Safety Net Schools: Easy to Gain Admission

If past admission data predicts that you would be a competitive candidate for Regis College, it should be easy to gain admissions to the schools below. If Regis College is currently out of your reach, then you are sure to be a competitive candidate for the schools below.

California State University Stanislaus, California State University San Bernardino, California State University Bakersfield, California State University East Bay, Kean University, California State University Los Angeles, State University of New York College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill

Same Tier: Just As Hard to Gain Admission

If you’re a competitive candidate for Regis College, you should have an equal chance of gaining admissions at these schools.

Texas A&M University-Commerce, San Francisco State University, Radford University, University of Texas at El Paso, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, California State University Sacramento, California State University Northridge

Reach Institutions: Gaining Admissions Will be More of a Challenge

These schools are more challenging to gain admission into than Regis College. If you improve your GPA and SAT/ACT scores, you’ll be a competitive candidate.

University of Alabama, University of North Texas, University of Texas at Arlington, California State University Long Beach, Pace University, Florida Gulf Coast University, Washington State University

Applying to Regis College

Application Deadline: Rolling

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