Connecticut College

New London, CT

Connecticut College

New London, CT

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Tuition & Fees

$59,025

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
720
25th
650
75th
730
25th
660
75th
35
25th
30
75th
31
25th
27
75th
33
25th
30
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undergraduateRatios

37%

male

63%

female

9

students

1

faculty

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Very Selective

37%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,596
Declined 4,286
Total Received 6,882
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Private

1,928

undergraduate students

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School Facts

Connecticut College, founded in 1911, is a private, coeducational liberal arts college. Its 750-acre campus is located on the east coast in New London, Connecticut.

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Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 1,928
Established in 1911
Coeducational Coeducational

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750-acre campus in New London (population: 27,072), 45 miles from Hartford, New Haven, and Providence. Served by bus and train; major airports serve Providence (40 miles) and Hartford. School operates transportation around local area.

  • Campus Setting: Small-medium city

Connecticut College
270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT
06320-4196

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
99%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
100%
of freshmen that live in campus-owned housing
no
Students are not required to live in school housing
no
Students may not have cars on campus
yes
Alcohol is permitted on campus to students of legal age

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% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
45%
Top 1/4
81%
Top 1/2
96%
Bottom 1/2
4%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

75th
720
25th
650
75th
730
25th
660
75th
35
25th
30
75th
31
25th
27
75th
33
25th
30

Admissions Facts

Application fee $0
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Common application accepted Yes
Application deadline (final deadline) January 1
School has early decision program Yes
Early decision program application deadline November 15
SAT/ACT requirements SAT Reasoning only Considered if submitted ACT only Considered if submitted SAT or ACT Considered if submitted SAT Subject Tests Considered if submitted

Very Selective

37%

acceptance rate

Accepted 2,596
Declined 4,286
Total Received 6,882

Admissions Factors

Required

Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Secondary School Record

Recommended

Completion of college-preparatory program

Neither required nor recommended

Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Formal demonstration of competencies

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Other
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

Not reported

Career placement services

  • Alumni network
  • Career/job search classes
  • Interest inventory
  • Internships
  • Interview training
  • On-campus job interviews
  • Other
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

Not Reported

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Other
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors

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Financial Aid

94%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$30,635

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $58,660
Room $9,410
Board $6,880
Additional fees $365
Books & supplies $1,000
Total $76,315
Average Financial Aid - $30,635
Total with Avg. Aid $45,680

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $1,554,330
State $164,533
Institutional $42,134,424
Other external $792,037
Total $44,645,324

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $8,056,965
Other external $896,080
Total $8,953,045

Scholarships

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 860 439-2058
F: 860 439-5357
finaid@conncoll.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
Basketball yes yes
Field hockey yes
Ice hockey yes yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Rowing yes yes
Sailing yes
Soccer yes yes
Squash yes yes
Swimming yes
Swimming and diving yes
Tennis yes yes
Track and field indoor yes yes
Track and field outdoor yes yes
Track and field x country yes yes
Volleyball yes
Water polo yes yes

Club Sports - Men's

badminton, baseball, cricket, cycling, golf, hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, rugby, skiing, snowboarding, soccer, softball, ultimate Frisbee, water polo

Club Sports - Women's

badminton, cycling, equestrian sports, golf, hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, rugby, skiing, snowboarding, soccer, softball, synchronized ice skating, ultimate Frisbee

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, dance, dodgeball, floor hockey, Frisbee golf, indoor soccer, non-tackle football, racquetball, squash, tennis, volleyball

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
New England Small College Athletic Conference, Collegiate Water Polo Association

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
African Studies. yes
American/United States Studies/Civilization. yes
Anthropology, General. yes
Architecture and Related Services, Other. yes
Area Studies, Other. yes
Art History, Criticism and Conservation. yes
Biochemistry. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Botany/Plant Biology. yes
Chemistry, General. yes
Computer Science. yes
Dance, General. yes
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General. yes
East Asian Studies. yes
Ecology. yes
Economics, General. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering. yes
Film/Cinema/Media Studies. yes
Fine/Studio Arts, General. yes
French Language and Literature. yes
German Language and Literature. yes
History, General. yes
Human Development and Family Studies, General. yes
International Relations and Affairs. yes
Islamic Studies. yes
Latin American Studies. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Molecular Biology. yes
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. yes
Music, General. yes
Music, Other. yes
Neuroscience. yes
Philosophy. yes
Physics, General. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Religion/Religious Studies. yes
Russian Language and Literature. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes
Women's Studies. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Psychology
  2. Economics
  3. Government

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Certificate programs
  • Double majors
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Pass/fail grading option
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Self-designed majors

1,928

total students

13%

in-state

87%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

100%

1,928
students

Female
63%
1,210

Male
37%
718

Not reported

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

96%

1,842
students

Female
62%
1,151

Male
38%
691

4%

86
students

Female
69%
59

Male
31%
27

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Student Break-down

8%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
9%
Hispanic/Latino
67%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
2%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

9%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 3.00
High school transcript Required of All
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized test scores Not Required/Recommended
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of All

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: April 1

Spring: November 1

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

64

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

64

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 47
Countries most often represented Canada
China
India
Pakistan
United Kingdom
Vietnam
Special services offered for international applicants Host family program
Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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