Endless opportunities. A community to call home.

Brandeis is for students who aren't afraid to admit they have a lot to discover. Life here is about trying new things — lots of new things — until you find the ones you love. It's about knowing there's no right or wrong way to be a student here, and feeling comfortable just being you.

Brandeis is a compact, residential campus packed full of big, exciting opportunities. You'll find countless chances to connect and forge relationships that matter, with friendly students and faculty who just seem to understand what makes you tick. And you have quick, easy access to an idyllic suburban college town and a premier global city.

Life at Brandeis is all of these things — as well as whatever you make it.

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Three Students, One Day at Brandeis

Whether you need quiet library stacks, a sweaty spin class to restore your energy, or a cozy nook in which to hang out with friends, Brandeis has it all in within a short walk. Follow along with three students as they take you through one day at Brandeis.

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Activities and Recreation

More than 200 student-run clubs and organizations. 19 varsity teams. A thriving arts scene. Yep, we've got it all.

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Housing and Dining

From quintessential first-year residence areas to state-of-the-art suites and apartments, Brandeis brings you all the comforts of home.

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Traditions

Campus culture reflects a community's traditions and values. Ours celebrate inclusivity, activism and self-expression.

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Beyond Campus

Brandeis combines the best of both worlds: a cozy suburban town just minutes away from one of the world's greatest cities.

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Community Engagement

Brandeis students uphold our rich tradition of local, national and global volunteerism.

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Wellness, Health and Safety

We provide a range of academic, wellness and personal resources that support you through every aspect of your Brandeis journey.