15 Things You Didn't Know About ENC

Posted by ENC Student Life on Feb 23, 2017 7:35:00 AM

ENC has a great campus that is full of history and character. With a 117 year old college, there are bound to be a few hidden facts you didn't know. Some of them might surprise you...

  1. ENC was founded in 1900 in Rhode Island
  2. 95% of ENC graduates are employed or in graduate school
  3. ENC's Quincy campus is built on the property of the Josiah Quincy Adams Estate 
  4. Angel Hall is on the site of the original Adams mansion. There's a picture just inside the main door. 
  5. ENC is a diverse community with 46% students of color.
  6. ENC has been named by Money Magazine as the "top private college in New England for Affordability."
  7. 100% of incoming Traditional Undergraduate students receive institutional aid 
  8. 40+ Christian Denominations and faiths represented
  9. There are 25+ organizations and clubs on campus 
  10. ENC's first dean was a woman 
  11. ENC is a registered arboretum 
  12. There are 12 foreign nations represented on campus 
  13. There are 34 U.S. states represented on campus
  14. ENC has 15 NCAA Division III sports teams 
  15. ENC is just 8 miles from downtown Boston 



Written by ENC Student Life

Student life in Quincy, MA at Eastern Nazarene College - Empowering students, enriching lives, and educating the next generation. The mission of Student Development at Eastern Nazarene College is to support the mission of the College by fostering a distinctly Christian living and learning community that facilitates the holistic development of students. Valuing the diversity of our students we seek to cultivate and empower their personal growth, health, and success in order to enrich their total learning experience and prepare them to lead and serve in the world.

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