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Location and Setting


Needham Population
28,886
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Boston
Campus Size
75 acres

Weather

Temperature
21.6 average low in January, 76.3 average high in September
Rain
127 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
Nearest Train Station

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
100% of all students
Housing Requirements
Students required to live on campus through senior year
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
 
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
 

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Not available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
School Colors

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Women's Club Sports
soccer, ultimate Frisbee
Men's Club Sports
soccer, ultimate Frisbee

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, softball, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, student newspaper, council of olin representatives, stay late and create, support, encourage and recognize volunteerism (serv), mini baja, olin fire arts club
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
ROTC
 

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