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Bay Path Quick Facts

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Bay Path University, an independent and not-for-profit institution, was named Among Fastest Growing Colleges in Master's Institution category by the Chronicle of Higher Education Almanac, and is a member of the Women’s College Coalition. With locations in Longmeadow (main), East Longmeadow (Philip H. Ryan Health Science Center), Sturbridge (MA), and Concord (MA), Bay Path’s innovative program offerings include traditional undergraduate degrees for women, The American Women's College on-ground and online, the first all-women, all-online accredited bachelor’s degree programs in the country; over 25 graduate programs for women and men; and Strategic Alliances, offering professional development courses for individuals and organizations. 

Bay Path was established in 1897.

The name is based on a foot path used by Native Americans that was later formalized as a much-traveled commercial route between early Connecticut settlements and towns of the Massachusetts Bay Colony including Boston.


Enrollment (Fall 2016)

3225 Total | 1893 Undergraduate Students | 1332 Graduate Students


 Faculty

About 389 faculty members and appointments.


 Alumni

Approximately 15, 000 alumni around the world.


Athletics

Seven teams compete at the NCAA Division III level, in the New England Collegiate Conference.


University Mascot

Wildcats


Motto

Carpe Diem, Latin for "Seize the Day"


Financial Statements

To request a copy of our audited financial statements contact the Office of the Vice President for Finance & Administrative Services at 413.565.1251.


 Real Estate Holdings

62 acres