“Beyond the Guidebook”  College Representative Questionnaire


10/24/2018 @ 8:15 AM

Name of College:

Salve Regina University

Name of Representative:

Darwin Almonte

Email Address:


Phone Number:

Office: 401-341-2352

College Web Page:


Please give some examples of high profile events held on campus last year  (i.e. concerts. speakers, political debates, etc.):        

Multicultural Education Week.

International Education Week.

Pell Center International Relations & Policy Series

What percentage of students stay on campus during the weekends?


New initiatives on campus and/or institutional goals?

Students of color and male recruitment are a priority.

What is something you might find at the school that may not exist at any other school?

19th century gilded age mansions.

If located outside of New England, what New England area schools is your institution similar to?


What is the distance to the nearest big city? And what is that city?

Nearest big city is Boston. 2 hrs away.

What is the approximate distance from Westborough, driving and/or flying?

2 hrs.

What are your most popular majors?

Nursing, Education, Administration of Justice, Business and Health Services

What are your newest and/or most unique majors?

Concentration in Cybersecurity.

Engineering 3+2 Program

What majors are you hoping to grow?

Music, Studio Art & Biochemistry

Will applying “undecided” for a major affect a student’s chances for acceptance?


Is there a statistical advantage to applying early decision or early action?

Salve only does Early Action.

If interviews are required or recommended, where and by whom are they conducted?

Recommended is conducted by admission counselor assigned to the area.

Are students automatically considered for merit scholarships with the application to the school?


What percentage of demonstrated financial aid do you meet?

Need Blind.

Is there anything else a student should know that they will not easily find in a guidebook or online?