At a Glance

Overview
  • Founded
  • 1893
  • Tuition & Fees (In-State)
  • $10,054
  • Selectivity
  • Selective
  • Academic Calendar
  • Semester
  • Public/Private
  • Public
  • Religious Affiliation
  • N/A
Location and setting

Urban

New Haven, CT

Deadlines

N/A

Regular App Deadline

N/A

Early App Deadline

April 1

Financial Aid Deadline

Admissions

Application Information
  • Acceptance rate
  • 64%
  • % Admitted who enroll
  • 16%
  • Application Fee
  • $50
Incoming freshman Class Rankings

60%

Top half of HS class

21%

Top quarter of HS class

5%

Top tenth of HS class
Incoming Freshman SAT Scores
  • Verbal
  • 420-520
  • Math
  • 410-510
  • Writing
  • N/A
Incoming Freshman ACT Scores
  • Composite
  • 18-23
  • English
  • 18-23
  • Math
  • 17-23
  • Writing
  • N/A
Admissions

Selective

  • ACCEPTED
  • 63%
  • PERCENT ADMITTED WHO ENROLL
  • 16%
  • ENROLLMENT
  • 7,963

Costs & Aid

Cost: In-State

$10,054

Tuition and fees (in state)

$1,400

books and supplies

$11,975

room and board

$23,429

Total on campus
Cost: Out-of-State

$22,915

Tuition and fees (out of state)

$1,400

books and supplies

$11,975

room and board

$36,290

Total on campus
Actual Cost By Income Level (w/Financial Aid)
  • Family Income
  • Cost
  • $0-$30K
  • $13,571
  • $30-$48K
  • $15,037
  • $48-$75K
  • $17,043
  • $75-$110K
  • $19,121
  • $110 & UP
  • $20,433
Financial aid

81%

Receiving Financial Aid

41%

Receiving Federal Grants

68%

Receiving Federal Loans
FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE: April 1

Student Life

Student Body

7,963

Total undergrad enrollment

2,357

Total grad students

5%

Out-of-state

95%

In-state

0%

International
Students

  • 62%

    FEMALE

  • 38

    MALE
Organizations

136

Student Organizations

4

Fraternities

5

Sororities
Housing

Yes

On-Campus Housing

24%

% of Students living on campus
Student Diversity
  • % American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0%
  • % Asian/Pacific Islander
  • 4%
  • % Black or African-American
  • 17%
  • % Hispanic/Latino
  • 14%
  • % White or Caucasian
  • 55%

Academics

Faculty & Classes

14:1

Student:Faculty Ratio

423

Total Faculty (Full-time)

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