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Salve Regina University


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Salve Regina University
100 Ochre Point Avenue, Newport, RI 02840-4192
General Information401-847-6650
TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship, Doctor's degree - professional practice, Less than one year certificate, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree, Postbaccalaureate certificate, Master's degree, Post-master's certificate
Campus SettingSuburb, Large
Campus HousingYes
Student Population 2,604 (2,020 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio14 to 1

Mission Statement

As an academic community that welcomes people of all beliefs- Salve Regina University- a Catholic institution founded by the Sisters of Mercy- seeks wisdom and promotes universal justice. The University through teaching and research prepares men and women for responsible lives by imparting and expanding knowledge- developing skills and cultivating enduring values. Through liberal arts and professional programs- students develop their abilities for thinking clearly and creatively- enhance their capacity for sound judgment and prepare for the challenge of learning throughout their lives. In keeping with the traditions of the Sisters of Mercy- and recognizing that all people are stewards of God's creation- the University encourages students to work for a world that is harmonious- just and merciful.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
ROTC (Army)
Study abroad
Weekend/evening college
Teacher certification
Roman Catholic
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted  
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 1170
Instructional 1170
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0