Published 07/27/17

Class of 2021 is one of the largest and most accomplished in history

Approximately 900 first-year students — the second-largest incoming class in Bryant's history — will walk onto the Smithfield campus this fall. Hallmarks of the Class of 2021 include impressive academic achievement and significant community service experience. More than 7,200 students applied to the University.

A stellar return on investment is one factor driving the number of students seeking a Bryant education. For example:

Approximately 100 transfer students are also expected to become members of Bryant’s close-knit community in the upcoming academic year.

Additional highlights of the Class of 2021

  • 17%: Students of color
  • 22 U.S. states represented
  • 6.5%: International students
  • Top four countries represented: India, China, Dominican Republic, Canada
  • 3.40: Average grade point average
  • 1141: Average SAT
  • 26%: Class rank