University of Connecticut: Ranking & Review

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Storrs Rank United States Rank World Rank
1 84 132
Top 1%

University of Connecticut Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate48%56%41%
Applicants34,19816,09418,104
Admissions16,3608,9737,387
Enrolled undergraduates3,6831,7841,899
Enrolled total (including graduate students)27,57813,42614,152

2,203 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

625 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $80. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores3,011
Percent of students submitting SAT scores82%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
640
Math
660

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores1,233
Percent of students submitting ACT scores33%
ACT Composite
28
ACT English
29
ACT Math
29

University of Connecticut Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $31,044 $53,112
Off-campus $31,044 $53,112
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $12,514 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of Connecticut provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 12,332 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $11,998 $34,066
Fees for full-time undergraduates $2,882 $2,882
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $500 $1,421
Tuition for Full-time graduates $14,500 $35,812
Fees for full-time graduates $2,310 $2,310
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $806 $1,991

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoralTotal
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 704 635 15 1,354
Health Professions and Related Programs 733 122 302 1,157
Engineering 680 139 80 899
Social Sciences 614 40 31 685
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 465 57 55 577
Psychology 402 83 30 515
Education 148 236 13 397
Mathematics and Statistics 124 220 21 365
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 334 11 345
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 30 154 28 11 223
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 3 212 6 221
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences 193 13 1 207
Legal Professions and Studies 43 155 198
English Language and Literature & Letters 156 8 4 168
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 150 150
Physical Sciences 72 21 46 139
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 115 6 3 124
Visual and Performing Arts 92 22 9 123
Natural Resources and Conservation 85 8 1 94
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 94 94
History 84 3 87
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 60 16 10 86
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 20 20 4 44
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 22 2 24
Philosophy and Religious Studies 13 2 5 20
Architecture and Related Services 13 13
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service
Grand Total305,5301,9478028,309

A total of 5,560 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of Connecticut.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,749 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate83%79%86%
  • Full-time retention rate - 94%
  • Part-time retention rate - 64%

General info

Alternative namesUConn
Founded1881
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff8,625
Instructional FTE2,168
Research FTE306
Public Service FTE59
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteuconn.edu
Address352 Mansfield Road
Storrs, Connecticut, 06269
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone8604862000

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