Providence College Information
Providence College is primarily a four-year college of the liberal arts and sciences with an undergraduate enrollment of approximately 3,600 men and women. It is conducted under the auspices of the Order of Preachers of the Province of St. Joseph, commonly known as the Dominicans.
Founded in 1917 under an act of incorporation approved by the General Assembly of the State of Rhode Island, its Charter contains the following statement: "No person shall be denied any of the privileges, honors or degrees of said college on account of the religious opinions he may entertain." It is a coeducational, equal-opportunity institution and is duly accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.Location
The college is situated on a 105 acre campus in the city of Providence, Rhode Island. It enjoys the advantages of an atmosphere far removed from the traffic and commerce of the metropolitan area, but it also provides easy access to the many cultural attractions of a city which is not only the capital of an historic state but also the center of a variety of institutions of higher learning.Directions
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Season Ticket Holder Party
The Providence College Athletics Department will host its annual season ticket holder appreciation party, which is sponsored by Spectra by Comcast Spectacor,...
Women's Soccer To Play At...
The Providence College women's soccer team will travel to take on Cincinnati at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 30 in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Former Friar Julian Matthews...
Providence College alum Julian Matthews `13 advanced to the semifinal of the men's 1,500 meters at the 2015 IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China last...
Women's Soccer Defeats In-St...
The Providence College women's soccer team defeated in-state rival Bryant, 1-0, on Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Ray Treacy Track and Field Complex in Providence,...
Kristyn Shea Named BIG EAST ...
Providence College women's soccer junior Kristyn Shea (Piscataway, N.J.) was named BIG EAST Goalkeeper of the Week.
Women's Soccer Set To Host...
The Providence College women's soccer team will host Bryant at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Ray Treacy Track and Field Complex in Providence, R.I.
Field Hockey To Open 2015...
The Providence College field hockey team will open the 2015 regular-season schedule with back-to-back road games vs. 13th-ranked Boston College and UMass...
Volleyball Set To Open...
The Providence College women's volleyball team will open the 2015 season at the Boston College Invitational on Aug. 28-29 in Chestnut Hill, Mass. The Friars...