Student Life at Emmanuel College

Student Life

At the core of an Emmanuel education is a commitment to the growth of the whole student: Mind, body and spirit.

That's why you'll find a robust campus life and student-centered services focusing on you.

  • Residence Life + Dining

    Residence Life + Dining

    The Emmanuel campus is truly home for our students, with a big green yard, residence halls and a variety of dining options—all in the middle of Boston’s Fenway neighborhood.

  • Emmanuel Traditions + Events

    Some events at the College date back to the very first graduating class, while others will soon be added to the great list of Emmanuel traditions.

  • New Student Engagement + Transition

    Starting at Orientation, students get the support and resources they need to navigate the first year of life at Emmanuel academically and socially.

  • Mission + Ministry

    Mission + Ministry encompasses many aspects of the Emmanuel College experience, including the programming through the Center for Mission Engagement, community service, Liturgical celebration, spiritual retreats and education.

  • Student Affairs Administration

    Student Affairs Administration

    The Office of Student Affairs provides leadership for all areas of student life, including Student Activities, Residence Life, Athletics, Mission + Ministry and a variety of student services.

  • Student Health + Counseling

    Student Health + Counseling

    The College offers services to promote and provide resources for student wellness through Health Services and the Counseling Center.

  • Clubs + Organizations

    Clubs + Organizations

    Students have access to more than 90 clubs, organizations and activities—and new opportunities arise every year to get involved on campus.

  • Multicultural Programs

    Multicultural Programs

    Through multicultural activities, events and educational programming, students explore issues of diversity and create strong connections within the community.

  • Clubs + Intramural Sports

    Club + Intramural Sports

    Sports are for everyone at Emmanuel, where students can participate in club sports at the College and in intramurals through the Colleges of the Fenway.

  • Leadership Development

    Leadership Development

    Students become leaders at Emmanuel in many ways—through clubs and organizations, student government, volunteerism—and the College cultivates these skills through a variety of programming.

  • Volunteer Opportunities

    Volunteer Opportunities

    Integral to the Emmanuel mission is a commitment to service, and more than 80% of students participate in volunteerism while at the College through a variety of programs.

  • Athletics


    Emmanuel offers 16 DIII athletics teams for both men and women, with state-of-the-art facilities and an exceptional student-athlete experience.