Located just 15 miles north of Boston, we're one of the largest state universities in Massachusetts, and an important partner in the economic, cultural and intellectual vitality of the greater Boston region.
Salem State offers 32 undergraduate degree programs in the liberal arts, human services and business, along with graduate programs that provide degrees in 24 fields and a continuing education division that offers both credit and non-credit programs.
Get in touch with us with any questions about our academic programs, campus life or applying.
Salem State is committed to our liberal arts heritage, academic freedom, equity and access, affordability, inclusivity, social justice, student-centeredness, and a sense of community that gives it a small-college feel in a university setting.
Sep 22, 2020 Virtual panel discussion on September 24 at 7:30 pm
Sep 16, 2020 Events are virtual and open to the general public
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Jul 29, 2020 Join the Center for Civic Engagement to Get Registered!
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Jul 7, 2020 From the Center for Civic Engagement
May 21, 2020 Thirteen Salem State students earned a scholarship
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Mar 10, 2020 Always O-utstanding. Definitely O-utrageous. Truly O-riginal.
Feb 4, 2020 Salem State among 359 colleges and universities nationally with special designation
Jan 31, 2020
Dec 17, 2019 Salem State’s 47 percent mid-term student voting rate is above the national average.
Dec 17, 2019 Salem State students intern on Capitol Hill
Dec 4, 2019
Oct 18, 2019 A recent report shows that Salem State’s mid-term student voting rate nearly doubled in 2018.