University of New Haven: Ranking & Review

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West Haven
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United States
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World
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17572659
Top 16%

University of New Haven Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate88%87%89%
Applicants9,9534,2155,738
Admissions8,7353,6475,088
Enrolled undergraduates1,449651798
Enrolled total (including graduate students)6,9843,3873,597

1,207 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

284 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1,312
Percent of students submitting SAT scores91%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
560
Math
550

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores323
Percent of students submitting ACT scores22%
ACT Composite
24
ACT English
22
ACT Math
22

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $50. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
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

University of New Haven Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus$56,446$56,446
Off-campus$53,404$53,404
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $15,510 and other expenses per full academic year.

University of New Haven provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,946 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$36,770$36,770
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,400$1,400
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,225$1,225
Tuition for Full-time graduates$16,020$16,020
Fees for full-time graduates$220$220
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$890$890

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service85483195763
Engineering126205331
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services131164295
Psychology7960139
Health Professions and Related Programs253364122
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1108293
Visual and Performing Arts9191
Biological and Biomedical Sciences662490
Education8989
Legal Professions and Studies231134
Physical Sciences3232
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs3030
Architecture and Related Services1616
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1515
Social Sciences1515
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies1515
Natural Resources and Conservation41115
English Language and Literature & Letters1212
History66
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies55
Mathematics and Statistics44
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields11
Science Technologies & Technicians
Grand Total1341,1569252,215

A total of 1,290 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at University of New Haven.

At the master's level 925 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate60%59%62%
  • Full-time retention rate - 79%
  • Part-time retention rate - 40%

General info

Alternative namesUNH
Founded1920
MottoFor the Experience
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementThe University of New Haven is a student-centered comprehensive university with an emphasis on excellence in liberal arts and professional education. Our mission is to prepare our students to lead purposeful and fulfilling lives in a global society by providing the highest-quality education through experiential, collaborative, and discovery-based learning.
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarFour-one-four plan
Total FTE staff887
Instructional FTE391
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Official Websitenewhaven.edu
Address300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, Connecticut, 06516-1916
United States
Urbanization levelSuburb: Large
City population56,000
Phone2039327000
Fax+1 (203) 932 6093

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