Local Colleges

Visit your kids in college or tour local universities in Worcester. Staying at the Beechwood Hotel makes your college visiting trip even better.

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Stay near DCU and Other Local Universities

Whether you are in the Worcester area to take a tour of potential colleges for your soon-to-be freshmen, or you just want to visit someone you love attending a local university, the Beechwood Hotel is your best local choice for amazing amenities and accommodations. We provide you with all the comforts of home when you’re in town to check out the local colleges and universities.

Visit DCU Center in Style

Located in downtown Worcester, the DCU Center hosts a wide variety of events, including graduations from the local universities. Your loved one is about to get their diploma, so let us take care of you while you’re in town for this momentous occasion.

Assumption College

We are 4.5 miles from Assumption College. With an enrollment of over 2,000 undergraduates, this liberal arts college in Worcester offers more than 40 majors across the fields of communications, life sciences, education, and business. Founded in 1904, Assumption College is a Catholic college sponsored by the Augustinians of the Assumption.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

We are 2.3 miles from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. This private research university focuses on applied sciences and technical arts. From research to practical application, students receive top-notch education in a wide range of sciences.

Clark University

We are 3.8 miles from Clark University. Founded in 1887, Clark University is a private research university offering 46 different majors, minors, and concentrations in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and engineering. Students can also design specialized majors.

More Local Colleges & Universities:

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS or UMass), 0.5 Mile
  • Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS University), 2.2 Miles
  • Becker College, 3.1 Miles
  • Worcester State University, 4 Miles
  • College of the Holy Cross, 4.4 Miles
  • Quinsigamond Community College, 4.9 Miles
  • Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University, 5.9 Miles
  • Anna Maria College, 14.3 Miles