University of New Haven Rankings

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In the World#2151 of 14178
In North America#665 of 2629
In the United States#609 of 2528
In Connecticut#12 of 29
In West Haven#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
83%
Average SAT
1125
Average ACT
24
Avg. cost to attend
$34,353 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
4,912
Graduates
1,881
Male:Female Ratio
46:54
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

University of New Haven Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate83%82%84%
Applicants10,9974,4106,587
Admissions9,1263,6145,512
Freshmen enrolled full time1,276535741
Freshmen enrolled part time936

1,508 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

367 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
1,193 or 93%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1030
or below

75% of them
had 1220
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in University of New Haven are 1030-1220 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
202 or 16%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 21
or below

75% of them
had 27
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in University of New Haven are 21-27 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Recommendations Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
SAT/ACT Considered but not required
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White3882 (57%)
Nonresident Alien820 (12%)
Hispanic770 (11%)
Black or African American756 (11%)
Asian264 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown232 (3%)
Two or more races44 (0.6%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander6 (0.1%)
American Indian or Alaska Native6 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$34,353/year
Average aid awarded
$22,201
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$28,783
$30-48K$29,819
$48-75K$32,424
$75-110K$34,513
$110K+$35,474

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$39,000$16,920
Tuition in-state$39,000$16,920
Tuition out-of-state$39,000$16,920
Fee in-district$1,440$230
Fee in-state$1,440$230
Fee out-of-state$1,440$230

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity2,799
Combined charge for room and board$16,260
Room charge$10,350
Meal charge$5,910

University of New Haven Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Criminal Justice & Law Enforcement Administration2793
Forensic Science and Technology10934
Business Administration and Management, General6177
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other8136
Health & Health Care Administration & Management70
Law Enforcement Investigation and Interviewing68
Dental Hygiene & Hygienist3429
Psychology, General61
Mechanical Engineering3524
Computer and Information Sciences, General1341
Industrial Engineering1241
Biology & Biological Sciences, General49
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology & Technician1368
Operations Management and Supervision45
Electrical and Electronics Engineering2120
Industrial and Organizational Psychology41
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies38
Speech Communication and Rhetoric29
Accounting262
Security and Loss Prevention Services28
Environmental Science917
Music, Other25
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography25
Civil Engineering, General214
Fire Protection, Other21
Public Administration21
Taxation19
Chemistry, General18
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering18
Music Management17
Finance, General17
Cell & Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other17
Chemical Engineering16
Environmental & Environmental Health Engineering15
Marketing & Marketing Management, General14
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management14
Dietetics & Dietitian94
Computer Engineering, General13
Legal Studies, General111
Computer and Information Sciences, Other75
Financial Mathematics12
Interior Architecture10
Political Science and Government, General10
Community Psychology10
Illustration9
Graphic Design9
Theatre & Theatre Arts Management8
Genome Sciences & Genomics8
Sculpture7
Drawing7
Hotel & Motel Administration & Management7
Emergency Medical Technology & Technician (EMT Paramedic)6
Engineering, General6
English Language and Literature, General5
Natural Resources Management and Policy5
International & Global Studies5
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies3
History, General3
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General3
Economics, General3
Painting3
Criminal Justice & Police Science2
Commercial and Advertising Art2
Music, General2
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other2
Business Statistics2
Mathematics, General1
International Economics1
Grand Total381,1897313
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate62%61%62%
  • Full-time retention rate - 77%
  • Part-time retention rate - 33%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,721
Citations
31,265

Publication count by topic

Computer science
235
Psychology
230
Business
146
Mathematics
136
Economics
107
Chemistry
102
Biology
99
Materials science
97
Medicine
96
Political science
80
Engineering
76
Sociology
75
Physics
51
History
32
Environmental science
27
Art
26
Geography
16
Geology
6
Philosophy
5

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Business8235,213
Sociology9702,126
History114192
Economics13921,569
Psychology14555,212
Mathematics15713,304
Political science1586318
Engineering18791,313
Art199511
Computer science22341,852
Environmental science2236647
Chemistry25162,862
Geography2574191
Biology26932,344
Philosophy27373
Materials science2871942
Medicine29121,108
Geology311752
Physics3124185

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901064
19911467
1992654
19931254
19941280
199513140
199618103
19971198
199814133
199921156
200017173
200121197
200220267
200326307
200433364
200526452
200631581
200732655
200841810
200949815
2010441045
2011761286
2012591426
2013861805
2014881897
20151322182
20161362139
20171042407
2018952171
20191543249
20201263757

General info

Alternative namesUNH
Founded1920
WikipediaUniversity of New Haven
MottoFor the Experience
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarUndergraduate: September to May (September - December; January-May). Graduate: September to July (September-December; January-April; April-July). Also Summer Session
Total FTE staff917
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, Connecticut, 06516-1916
United States
City population56,000
Phone2039327000
Fax+1 (203) 932 6093

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