JWU Providence

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Experience life in one of America’s best cities for college students.

With more than 30,000 college students living in Providence, it’s the ultimate college city. Providence was included in Travel + Leisure’s “America’s Favorite City” list and “America’s Best Big Cities for College Students” list by Thrillist. The city has a thriving arts and music scene, professional sports and access to 400 miles of nearby coastline.

Student Life at JWU Providence

More than 5,000 JWU students live, work and play in Providence’s dynamic city center. Life at our flagship campus is nonstop, with:

  • 90 student-run clubs and organizations
  • Social events like Wildcat 5K After Dark, Spirit Week, comedians, bands + world-class speakers
  • 16 varsity sports teams competing at NCAA Division III level

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Life at Providence video

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Providence Virtual Tour