About Regis College

New England Commission of Higher Education

Regis College is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education


Founded in 1927 by the Congregation of
Sisters of St. Joseph Boston

The Princeton Review

Among The Princeton Review’s
“Best Regional Colleges”

Fastest Growing College in the U.S. Top 25

Ranked among the Top 25 Fastest-Growing Colleges by The Business Journals

Our History and Mission

Founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph nearly a century ago, Regis College challenges, inspires, and supports students who are driven by passion, purpose, and a pursuit to make a positive impact in the world. We proudly offer life-changing educational opportunities and industry-leading academics within a learning community that embraces inclusivity, encourages innovation, and builds strong character, confidence, and careers.

Located in Massachusetts, just 12 miles from Boston, Regis is a private, coeducational college that draws graduate students from across the nation who are interested in our dynamic and ever-growing programs in nursing, health sciences, education, business, and communication.

Whether you are a recent college graduate, a professional seeking career advancement, a prospective career changer, or any combination of these seeking further education, you’ll find high-quality academics, small class sizes, and a welcoming and diverse community at Regis. Our graduate programs, which are created and taught by leaders and industry experts, are designed to build character, confidence, career knowledge, and connections at every step.

We believe that it’s more important than ever to support our students’ career goals by making professional advancement more accessible. That’s why we strive to provide our students with flexible and affordable online graduate programs. Explore our Corporate Partner Tuition Discountto check if your company or professional organization makes you eligible for a 10%–15% tuition discount.

Your next step awaits at Regis, and we would be excited to welcome you as a member of our growing graduate student community. Explore our website to learn more, or reach out so we can discuss how a Regis education can help you achieve your career goals.

The Office of Graduate Admission adheres to Regis’ institutional policies regarding equal opportunity and non-discrimination. p 71, 2021-2022 Academic Catalog.