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
Men’s Soccer Adds Two ...
Providence College men’s soccer Head Coach Craig Stewart announced today (May 22) the addition of two student-athletes to the 2017 roster.
Women's Soccer Announces...
Providence College Women’s Soccer Head Coach announced its 2017 fall schedule today [May 19]. Providence will open in Harrisonburg, Va. against William...
Softball's Lundstrom named...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The National Fastpitch Coaches Association has announced that 667 student-athletes from 175 programs have received 2017 NFCA Division...
PC Student-Athletes Excel In...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Last week, the NCAA released the 2015-2016 Academic Progress Rate report. Two Providence College teams posted perfect multi-year rates of ...
Men’s Hockey Releases ...
Providence College men's hockey Head Coach Nate Leaman announced the Friars' 2017-18 schedule on Thursday (May 18).
Eight Track Athletes Qualify...
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The NCAA announced qualifiers for the First Round of the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Thursday, May 18. The Friars ...
Men's Lacrosse Jarrod...
The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announced its All-New England Academic Team today [May 18]. Senior defensemen Jarrod Neumann (Sp...
Chris Gabrielli Selected To ...
The United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) announced its coaches for the 76th Annual USILA/Nike North-South All-Star Games.