Suffolk University is a private, non-sectarian research university located in downtown Boston, Massachusetts, United States. With 7,560 students (includes all campuses, 7,379 at the Boston location alone), it is the eighth largest university in the City of Boston. It is categorized as a Doctoral Research University by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. It was founded as a law school in 1906 and named after its location in Suffolk County, Massachusetts. The university's notable alumni include mayors, dozens of U.S. federal and state judges and United States members of Congress.
Walter Johnson has been teaching advanced physics for decades. There are concepts -- like waves moving through space and interacting with other elements -- that are always difficult for students to grasp. Mixed reality makes it all click.
If you want to find one of Walter Johnson’s students, just drop by the lab. They’ll be there building holograms, designing experiments, and getting ready to take on the tech world -- all as one solid team.
Earning an advanced degree at Suffolk University equips you with practical experience you can take to the workplace, and opens connections to Boston’s professional worlds of business, government, the arts, and much more.
We boast a diverse student body, a wide range of student cultural affinity groups, and study abroad locations worldwide. See why Suffolk University was named a U.S. News Top 5 among institutions in the United States for international students.
We are filled with pride as we prepare to graduate the Class of 2017! The growth and transformation of our students over the course of four years is incredibly inspiring.
To the Class of 2017: As one chapter ends, another begins. You are ready.