Nichols College

Dudley, Massachusetts, United States
Nichols College is a college of choice for business and leadership education as a result of its distinctive career-focused and leadership-based approaches to learning, both in and out of the classroom.



Nichols signature Professional Development Seminar (PDS) Program is a four-year program of one credit academic courses. Coursework logically builds on the prior year, with first-year students making the transition to college and discovering what it takes to succeed; second-year students learning how to represent themselves and develop their professional brand; third-year students refining their interviewing and networking skills; and fourth-year students launching successful careers.

Master's Programmes

Business & Management (2)
Social Sciences (2)


Student services

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) at Nichols College helps students become stronger, more confident learners and is certified by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA). We assist students in developing the necessary skills and strategies for successful learning and realizing their academic goals. Our primary goal is to help Nichols College students reach their academic potential through peer assistance.

Housing services

Almost 85% of our students live on campus. It’s convenient and it keeps you in the middle of our active community. We have 10 residential communities to choose from, so you’re sure to find one that suits you.

We offer traditional rooms in single-sex and co-ed residence halls, suite-style living and modern apartments, along with a variety of specialized living and learning opportunities.   Every residence hall has cable television, wired and wireless Internet access, voice mail, easy and secure card access to your building, free washers and dryers, and much more. 

Student Life

Sports facilities

  • Men’s NCAA Div. III: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, tennis, track & field, and volleyball
  • Women’s NCAA Div. III: basketball, cross country, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, track & field, and volleyball
  • Club Sports: rugby, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, dance, and cheerleading

Student clubs

  • Campus Activities Board (CAB)
  • Student Government Association (SGA)
  • Commuter Council


  • New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC)
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)

Dudley, Massachusetts, United States