Throughout our 90-year history, we have continued to expand our majors and offerings around the globe while still being rooted to our classic and close-knit New England campus.
With the addition of fully online programs and Regis North in Lawrence, our mission remains the same: to provide students a highly personalized, challenging experience that will enable them to change lives and be a force of good in the world.
We invite you to explore more about us and better understand what makes Regis College so special.
At a Glance
Found in 1927 by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston, Regis is a leader in nursing and health sciences education and known for its close-knit, supportive community and a commitment to social justice and service.
True learning takes place in a setting that values the individual.
Our professors take a values-based approach to teaching that focuses on a student-centered experience.
Top 10 Reasons to Love Our Location
We’re just outside the great city of Boston, the nation’s ultimate college town. Boston is home to the Red Sox, world-class cultural attractions, and some of the finest research and medical facilities anywhere.
Regis College, through education in the arts, sciences, and professions, empowers women and men to challenge themselves academically, to serve and to lead. A Catholic college, Regis is a diverse and welcoming community guided by the values of the Sisters of St. Joseph of Boston.
Our Motto and History
Regis’ motto Via Veritas Vita, visible on our shield, translates to “the way and the truth and the life”, reflecting a long tradition of empowering students to seek knowledge in order to pursue meaningful life experiences that contribute to our global community.