Providence College is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.
Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component. Contact the school to see what their requirements are. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Providence Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 7.0% of the student population at Providence. For more information on policies and accommodations that the college provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Providence Disability Services.
Providence for the Military
While not a "service academy", Providence does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Providence Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Providence for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Providence College
Providence offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Providence College
Providence has a comparatively small, student body. There were 4,079 undergraduates in 2018. Full-time attendance was 3,826 (93.8%). Part-time attendance was 253 (6.2%).
Providence College is Ranked #403 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Providence receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Providence #403 out of 2,179.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Providence College Competes in the NCAA
Providence has a total of 462 student athletes, 197 men and 265 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$22,550,248|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$22,550,248|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Providence College Athletics