About Providence College

Providence College is a primarily undergraduate, liberal arts, independent, not-for-profit, Catholic institution of higher education. Committed to fostering academic excellence through the sciences and humanities, the College provides a variety of opportunities for intellectual, social, moral, and spiritual growth in a supportive environment.

Providence College was founded in 1917 by the Dominican Friars at the invitation of Bishop Harkins to provide a Catholic education in the arts and sciences.

Community Service

Providence College Students Coordinate Volunteer Effort

Providence College students serve as leaders for the College's third annual FaithWorks service immersion program.

3 months ago
Community Service

Providence College Freshmen Spend First College Days Participating in Community Service

Members of the Providence College class of 2018 kicked off their college careers by participating in the College's third annual FaithWorks service immersion program.

3 months ago
Student Competition

Providence College Students Spend Summer Conducting Research

A group of Providence College students recently participated in the 7th Annual Rhode Island Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows Conference (SURF).

3 months ago
Dean's List

Students Named to Dean's List at Providence College's School of Continuing Education

Providence College students named to the Dean's List at the College's School of Continuing Education (SCE), for the Spring 2014 semester.

5 months ago
Dean's List

Undergraduate Students Named to Dean's List at Providence College

Providence College Undergrads named to the Dean's List for the Spring 2014 semester.

5 months ago