About Chestnut Hill College
Chestnut Hill College is opened in 1924 as a Catholic, four-year, liberal arts college for women. Founded as Mount Saint Joseph College by the Sisters of Saint Joseph, the College was renamed in 1938.
Founded in 1924, Chestnut Hill College is a private, inclusive Catholic-affiliated institution marked by academic excellence and global awareness. In today’s global society, it is so important to build personal and professional relationships with people from all over the world. That’s exactly why the College welcomes international students from six continents and offers a wide variety of rigorous academic programs at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The safe, inclusive, and supportive nature of the College community is ideal for international students.