Our mission is to educate and inspire students to discover their passion, become innovative leaders with character, and make a difference around the world. Our innovative academic programs are attuned to the needs of industry and society.

Top 3 reasons to study here

  • 99% OF CLASS OF 2015 employed or enrolled in graduate school within six months of graduation
  • $55,000 FIRST-YEAR SALARY: Median first-year salary for 2015 graduates of the College of Business and College of Arts and Sciences.
  • TOP RANKED: Bryant’s business program is among the top 10 in the US, according to College Factual, and is ranked 2nd on a list of “up-and-coming” universities b



The expansion of business enterprises in the United States during the second half of the nineteenth century created unprecedented job growth. Bryant founders Henry Bryant and Henry Stratton recognized that workers, particularly Civil War veterans, interested in new job opportunities would need a business education. The two men founded Bryant and Stratton National Business College in 1863.


Bryant's integration of academic programs offered through the College of Business and the College of Arts and Sciences is what differentiates the University, its students, and its alumni.


The Amica Center for Career Educationat Bryant University assists students as they transition from academia to the professional world by developing avenues for experiential learning and facilitating career exploration

Short Courses

Environmental Studies & Earth Sciences (1)
Social Sciences (1)


Student services

  • Academic Success Programs
  • The Department of Public Safety
  • Health Services
  • Counseling Services
  • Commuter Student Services
  • Academic Advising
  • Amica Center for Career Education

Housing services

Bryant has 17 progressive residence halls, from traditional first-year housing, to suites, to more than 100 townhouse-style apartments for upperclass students. Campus housing is available to students for all four years.

Medical services

Health education and on-site medical care are provided by a physician, nurse practitioners, and professional health educators.

The health services program emphasizes prevention of health problems and offers direct health services on campus combined with referrals to hospitals and specialists. We strive to support students in developing a healthy lifestyle, in order to promote success inside and outside of the classroom.

Student Life

Campus life

Bryant University is perfectly situated in the center of New England within 15 to 45 minutes of attractions, lodging, and restaurants in Providence and Newport, RI, and Boston, MA. New York City is a three-hour drive or train ride.

Student clubs

  • Our major organizations offer special events and opportunities for the entire community. Among them are Commuter Connection, International Student Organization, Multicultural Student Union, Student Programming Board (SPB), and Student Senate.
  • Sixteen academic clubs include Accounting, Actuarial, Economic, Finance, Marketing, International Business, and Psychologyassociations; Communication and Legal Studies societies; and Delta Sigma Pi, the co-ed fraternity for men and women in business.
  • You have an opportunity to experience the flavor and camaraderie of various cultures through the China Bryant Connection, Dragon Dance Team, Franco BU, Hillel, and Italian American Association.


  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges , Inc.
  • The College of Arts and Sciences is a member of AAC+U - The Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • The College of Business at Bryant University is accredited by the AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
  • The ARC-PA has granted Accreditation-Provisional status to the Physician Assistant Program.

The Global Study Awards

Together with the ISIC Association and British Council IELTS, StudyPortals offers you the chance to receive up to £10000 to expand your horizon and study abroad. We want to ultimately encourage you to study abroad in order to experience and explore new countries, cultures and languages.

Smithfield, Rhode Island, United States

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