IN THE HEART OF Boston

Emmanuel’s address — 400 The Fenway — is among the best in American higher education.

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A Global City of Opportunity

From its world-renowned institutions of higher learning to its financial sector to its thriving startup culture, Boston is an engine of possibility. With a short ride on the “T,” Emmanuel students can reach the doorstep of dozens of industry-leading organizations, where they build professional experience, contacts and know-how. The energy of the city, and its diverse and historic neighborhoods, provide a vibrant backdrop to the Emmanuel experience. Two of Boston’s most eminent cultural institutions – the Museum of Fine Arts and the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum – are a five-minute walk from campus.

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The Longwood Medical and Academic Area (LMA)

Emmanuel is located within the LMA, one of the world’s premier centers of life-sciences discovery and innovation. LMA institutions include Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston Children’s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. These and other sites offer superb internship and research opportunities for Emmanuel students, positioning them for success in applying to doctoral programs and in entering science-related professions.

Colleges of the Fenway (COF)

Emmanuel is a founding member of the Colleges of the Fenway, an innovative consortium that today includes Emmanuel, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, MCPHS University, Simmons University and Wentworth Institute of Technology. Through the COF, Emmanuel students have access to the courses, performances, intramural teams and events of a large university. Cross-institutional collaboration on purchases and other initiatives translates into cost-savings, further enabling Emmanuel to contain the cost of education.

The Fenway-Kenmore Neighborhood

Just steps from the Emmanuel campus lies one of Boston’s most dynamic and fastest-growing neighborhoods. Over the last decade, Fenway-Kenmore has seen a surge in investment and development, with shops, theaters, cafes and restaurants opening along the streets adjacent to the iconic Fenway Park. The area has also attracted established businesses and startups, expanding internship possibilities for Emmanuel students.