With the abundance of colleges and universities located all over the United States, it makes sense to ask the question “Why Salem?” You can read about our accolades and national recognition, but why is Salem the right fit for you? Well, let’s begin by figuring out who you are and what you want in a school.
If you answered “Yes!” to any of the questions above, then you are already well on your way to understanding why Salem College could be just the place for you.
On the surface, it may seem that what makes Salem different from most other educational institutions is simply the fact that it’s an all women’s college. However, the quality that makes Salem College such a fantastic place to learn and grow is one that permeates every level of our exceptional school. It reinforces our mission and embodies our values. It spans time, space, and generations. It is our Salem Sisterhood.
Wherever you go and whatever you do, once you are a part of this community, you will forever share a bond with your fellow Salem graduates — past, present, and future. And you will always have a home here, replete with the resources and support you need to achieve success and change the world.
If you’re still feeling skeptical about why Salem is the best choice for young women seeking to develop their potential, cultivate leadership qualities, expand their cultural fluency, and pursue excellence, then we suggest you pay us a visit. Step onto our campus and feel for yourself just why Salem is where you want to spend the next four years.
Salem College welcomes young women interested in attending a four-year college that will support their development and prepare them to change the world.