Smiling brandeis students covered in paint during the Indian celebration of Holi

Student Life

Keep calm and get connected

Free pizza at midnight during finals. Bubble soccer. Clubs that range from a cappella groups to skydiving. If you can’t find your passion here, you can create it — and find other Brandeisians who want to join you.

Students studying together in a dorm room

Residence and community

Our rolling 235-acre campus isn’t defined by bricks and mortar. We bring spirit and passion to everything we learn and do. Events like Festival of the Arts bring us together; residence hall life, dining and lively discussions keep us connected.

Read about housing, dining and our diverse campus community here. Learn about Waltham, a welcoming, safe community with great restaurants, movies and shopping.

students getting career support at Brandeis


Create the connections and get the experience to accelerate your career. Networking opportunities, funded internships and advice from successful alums in your chosen profession are just some of the resume-building strategies we offer.

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Clubs and organizations

Brandeis was founded with a commitment to improving the world. Every year, our students rack up 55,000 hours of community service. If you’re passionate about a cause, or just looking for a club — find it here.

Students enjoying springtime together on the Brandeis campus

Health and wellness

You’ll perform best academically when your body and mind are in peak condition, too. Get information on mental health and physical fitness, counseling services and spiritual life on campus.

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