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University of New Haven
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  • 4 Year
  • WEST HAVEN, CT

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B minus
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade B
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade B minus
  10. Campus Food
    grade C
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B

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New Haven is a private university located in West Haven, Connecticut. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 4,837 undergraduate students. The New Haven acceptance rate is 91%. Popular majors include Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration, Forensic Science and Technology, and Business. Graduating 65% of students, New Haven alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $38,600.

About

300 BOSTON POST ROAD
WEST HAVEN, CT 06516
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (with football)
Athletic Conference
Northeast-10 Conference

University of New Haven Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

New Haven Admissions

Acceptance Rate
91%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
1050-1220
ACT Range
22-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$35,395 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$23,366 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
83%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 140 responses
53%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 159 responses
58%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 158 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
3
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
3
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    36%
  • On Campus
    63%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,837 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
260
Undergrads Over 25
6%
Pell Grant
30%
Varsity Athletes
4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 118 responses
  • Dedicated
    29%
  • Unique
    27%
  • Friendly
    15%
  • Loves to have fun
    13%
  • Just here for the CJ Program
    8%
  • Odd
    4%
  • Either focused and stressed or outgoing and fun
    3%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
84%
Poll
63%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 179 responses
Poll
47%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 230 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 134 responses
  • WE ARE THE CHARGERS
    28%
  • Great education, great friends, great time
    19%
  • What is my 54k going to?!
    11%
  • Strong academicaly and goal oriented
    9%
  • Hard Work
    8%
  • DON'T COME HERE
    5%
  • It has its times
    4%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$52,100 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
65%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
95%
National
83%
78%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 115 responses

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