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Brown University is a private Ivy League university located in Providence, Rhode Island. Founded in 1764 prior to American independence from the British Empire as the College in the English Colony of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations early in the reign of King George III (1760-1820), Brown is the third oldest institution of higher education in New England and seventh oldest in the United States.

General Information:

(401) 863-1000



4-year, Private not-for-profit

Degrees Offerred:

Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice

Campus Setting:

City: Midsize

Campus Housing:



8,574 (6,244 undergraduate)

Student-to-Faculty Ratio:

9 to 1