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A new day for theater

As part of its campus transformation, Clark has refurbished the Little Center, home to Michelson Theater and the undergraduate theater program.

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A new day for theater

As part of its campus transformation, Clark has refurbished the Little Center, home to Michelson Theater and the undergraduate theater program.

Take center stage
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Student Internships

Putting patients first in a busy Brooklyn ER

Through Project Healthcare, Marimo Oka ’22, M.S. ’23, interned as a patient advocate. Now she’s applying to medical school.

Faculty Research

It’s evolutionary: The movement of lizards

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences publishes a study by Professor Philip Bergmann revealing why some lizards move faster.

Student Research

Access to high-quality STEM internships

Through Project Onramp, undergraduates gain lab experience at global companies like AbbeVie and Bristol Meyers Squibb.

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Liberal Arts + Game Design

The Becker School of Design & Technology at Clark hosts the world’s No. 3-ranked Game Design program, according to Princeton Review.

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Clark at a Glance

Clark was founded in 1887 as one of the first all-graduate institutions in the country. Today, Clark promotes a rigorous liberal arts curriculum within the context of a research experience that addresses challenges on a global scale.

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Of undergraduates enroll in Clark master’s programs on full scholarships

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97%

Of undergraduate alumni are employed, in school, or engaged in voluntary service 6 months after graduation

Career Outcomes

$514 million

Clark University endowment (as of June 30, 2021)

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Of undergraduates receive need-based financial aid

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Of undergraduate students live on campus

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Of students complete an internship or experiential learning

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2,252 + 1,154

Undergraduate + graduate students

Who We Are

4

Merit scholarship categories

Explore Options
Diana Argiles Castillo using science lab equipment

30%

Of undergraduates enroll in Clark master’s programs on full scholarships

Accelerated Degree Programs
Student standing in a swamp

97%

Of undergraduate alumni are employed, in school, or engaged in voluntary service 6 months after graduation

Career Outcomes

$514 million

Clark University endowment (as of June 30, 2021)

More Fast Facts

65%

Of undergraduates receive need-based financial aid

Learn About Affordability
Fiat Lux sculpture

$30,124

Average financial aid package awarded to an undergraduate

Costs and Aid

1 of 8

Colleges and universities in Worcester

Our Hometown

63

Majors, minors, and concentrations

Browse Options

66%

Of undergraduate students live on campus

Housing Choices

131

Student clubs and organizations

View List
Student standing in front of

100%

Of students complete an internship or experiential learning

Hands-On Learning

Deepening Perspectives

Research reaches to the core of the Clark experience.

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How structural racism leads to COVID deaths

Sociologist Rosalie Torres Stone and biologists Nathan Ahlgren and Philip Bergmann take a deep dive into the pandemic’s impact on minoritized racial groups, identifying the “need to confront structural racism on multiple fronts to address health disparities.”

Read the journal article

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The whispering world of ASMR

Some people feel a tingle after watching someone whisper in a YouTube video. Hugh Manon, professor of screen studies, and Shuo Niu, professor of computer science, explore the world of ASMR, or autonomous sensory meridian response.

Explore the sensation

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‘We have the capacity to create change’

Professor Eric DeMeulenaere is working with organizers in Worcester to create the Audre Lorde Transformative Art School, named for the late poet, feminist, and civil rights activist, to challenge the standard approach to education.

Read about change

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Where climate change meets national security

Ed Carr, director of the International Development, Community, and Engagement department, brings ethnographic expertise to the National Academies’ Climate Security Roundtable, established at the direction of Congress.

Learn about the roundtable

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In Session This Fall

Flexibility is built into our liberal arts curriculum, allowing you to select from compelling courses on diverse topics.

MCA 281
Urban Community Journalism
Get out into the Worcester community to gain hands-on experience in journalism by meeting with local newspaper staff and reporting on current issues.
MATH 112
The Mathematics of Voting and Social Choice
Explore advantages and disadvantages of voting systems from a mathematical perspective as you investigate issues of polling, gerrymandering, and representation.
MUSC 141
Computers and Music
Take a historical and project-based approach to computers as a musical tool as you learn multitrack digital recording and mixing, sound synthesis, and more.
BLAW 262
Business Ethics and Law
Learn how business, law, ethics, and personal values contribute to the decision-making process as you study statutory and case law related to current topics.
ENT 264
Community-Based Entrepreneurship
Hone your entrepreneurial skills by partnering with local businesses in the Main South neighborhood to help support ongoing operations and business development.

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