College of Our Lady of the Elms

239 reviews
  1. Chicopee, MA
  2. 4 Year
B-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B-
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    C+
  4. Campus
    B-
  5. Athletics
    C+
  6. Party Scene
    B-
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    B-
  9. Dorms
    B-
  10. Campus Food
    C+
  11. Student Life
    B-
  12. Safety
    B+
College of Our Lady of the Elms is ...
Private not-for-profit, Catholic
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
New England Collegiate Conference
Address
291 Springfield St
Chicopee, MA 01013
Website

College of Our Lady of the Elms Rankings

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Admissions

Acceptance Rate
79%
SAT Range
840-1060
ACT Range
15-23
Application Fee
$30
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$21,846/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $16,666/ year
  • $30-48k
    $16,111/ year
  • $49-75k
    $21,717/ year
  • $76-110k
    $21,428/ year
  • $110k+
    $27,276/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.12 responses
75%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.12 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.12 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,005Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
19%
Pell Grant
49%
Varsity Athletes
22%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 4 responses
Report
  • Happy
    100%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
68%
Poll
100%
of students say they don't have Greek life.14 responses
Poll
70%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life.23 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 5 responses
Report
  • Small
    100%

After College of Our Lady of the Elms

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$43,700/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
78%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.6 responses

Reviews

239 reviews
  • Excellent
    31
  • Very Good
    89
  • Average
    92
  • Poor
    15
  • Terrible
    12
The professors really care about you and your grade: you're not just a number to them.
  • College Freshman
  • 6 months ago
Wish there was more help to get through certain classes and exams
  • College Sophomore
  • 7 months ago
As a transfer student I did not have to pay an application fee. They were very helpful but I feel a bit disorganized because as a transfer student their were things I did not have to do that I did because I was not told. Overall it was a fairly easy process
  • College Junior
  • 7 months ago