Brown University


Brown University

Brown University


Brown University is the seventh-oldest college in theUnited States. Brown is an independent, coeducational Ivy League institution comprising undergraduate and graduate programs, plus the Alpert Medical Schooland the Schoolof Engineering.

Undergraduates pursue bachelor’s degrees in more than 70 concentrations, ranging from Egyptology to cognitive neuroscience. Anything’s possible at Brown – the university’s commitment to undergraduate freedom means students must take responsibility as architects of their courses of study.

Brown students have a lot to smile about. Named by the 2010 Princeton Review as the #1 College in America for Happiest Students, Brown is frequently recognized for its global reach, many cultural events, numerous campus groups and activities, active community service programs, highly competitive athletics, and beautiful facilities located in a richly historic urban setting.

The Basics

SettingLocated in Providence, Rhode Island
School TypeUSA University
TuitionUS$43,000 – $44,000
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StateRhode Island
Nearest CityBoston
Year Founded1764
Admission RequirementHK F.6
Academic CalendarSummer, Fall, Winter & Spring
Level OfferedBachelor's, master's and doctoral degree
Enrollmentapproximately 7,000 students
International Students8%
Student-Teacher Ratio9:1

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Recreation facilities: Nelson Fitness Center, Coleman Aquatics Center, Bigelow, Bear’s Lair, Emery, Squash Courts, Tennis Courts, Meehan Auditorium

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