Quinnipiac University

Hamden, CT

Quinnipiac University

Hamden, CT

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Tuition & Fees

$50,760

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

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undergraduateRatios

40%

male

60%

female

14

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 16,312
Declined 3,486
Total Received 19,798
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Private

7,430

undergraduate students

3,617

graduate students

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School Facts

Quinnipiac University, founded in 1929, is a private coeducational university. The school has three settings: the main 250-acre Mount Carmel campus, the upperclassmen residential 250-acre York Hill campus in Hamden, and the 100-acre Graduate focused North Haven Center for Medicine, Nursing, and Health Sciences, along with the Schools of Education and Law, and the Social Work program.

Official website Visit website
Application link Apply online
Public/private Private
Campus enrollment 11,047
Established in 1929
Coeducational Coeducational

600-acre campus in Hamden (population: 61,284), eight miles from New Haven. Major airport serves Hartford (35 miles); bus and train serve New Haven. School operates shuttle between campuses.. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Large town

Quinnipiac University
275 Mount Carmel Avenue
Hamden, CT
06518

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
75%
of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
95%
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
20%
Top 1/4
58%
Top 1/2
92%
Bottom 1/2
8%
Bottom 1/4
1%

Test Scores

Average freshman score by percentile.

Not Reported

Not Reported

Admissions Facts

Application fee $65
Admissions interview (required or recommended) Recommended
Common application accepted Yes
Application deadline (priority deadline) February 1
School has early decision program Yes
Early decision program application deadline November 1
SAT/ACT requirements SAT or ACT Required of some SAT Subject Tests Not used

Moderately Selective

82%

acceptance rate

Accepted 16,312
Declined 3,486
Total Received 19,798

Admissions Factors

Required

Secondary School GPA
Recommendations
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
Completion of college-preparatory program
Secondary School Record

Neither required nor recommended

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

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Career
  • Older student
  • 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
  • Resume assistance

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

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

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Other

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Financial Aid

91%

Of undergraduate students
receiving financial aid

$23,930

Average financial aid

Cost

Tuition $48,200
Room & board $15,440
Additional fees $2,560
Books & supplies $800
Total $67,000
Average Financial Aid - $23,930
Total with Avg. Aid $43,070

Scholarships & Grants

Need-based

Federal $6,247,955
State $650,783
Institutional $81,126,767
Other external $5,002,449
Total $93,027,954

Non-need-based

Federal
State
Institutional $44,754,894
Other external $1,516,912
Total $46,271,806

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Financial Facts

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Financial Aid Office


P: 203 582-8750
F: 203 582-5238
finaid@qu.edu

Varsity Sports

M W
All track combined yes
Baseball yes
Basketball yes yes
Field hockey yes
Golf yes
Ice hockey yes yes
Lacrosse yes yes
Other sports yes
Soccer yes yes
Softball yes
Tennis yes yes
Track and field x country yes
Volleyball yes

Intramural/Recreational Sports

basketball, bowling, break dancing, dance company, flag football, golf, hiking, indoor soccer, kickball, running, sailing, softball, step team, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball (beach/indoor)

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Athletic Facts

Athletic conference memberships
NCAA, MAAC Conference, ECAC Hockey

Majors

Assc. Bach. Mast. Doct.
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping. yes
Accounting. yes yes
Adult Development and Aging. yes
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General. yes
Advertising. yes
Anesthesiologist Assistant. yes
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, General. yes
Athletic Training/Trainer. yes
Behavioral Neuroscience. yes
Biochemistry. yes
Biology Teacher Education. yes
Biology/Biological Sciences, General. yes
Biomedical Sciences, General. yes yes
Business Administration and Management, General. yes yes
Cardiovascular Science. yes
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology. yes
Chemistry, General. yes
Cinematography and Film/Video Production. yes
Civil Engineering, General. yes
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions, Other. yes
Computer Software Engineering. yes
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other. yes
Computer and Information Sciences, General. yes
Computer and Information Systems Security/Auditing/Information Assurance. yes
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies. yes
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia. yes
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other. yes
Economics, General. yes
Education, General. yes
Educational Leadership and Administration, General. yes
Educational/Instructional Technology. yes
Elementary Education and Teaching. yes
English Language and Literature, General. yes
English/Language Arts Teacher Education. yes
Finance, General. yes
Game and Interactive Media Design. yes
Graphic Design. yes
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other. yes yes
History, General. yes
Industrial Engineering. yes
Information Science/Studies. yes
International Business/Trade/Commerce. yes
Journalism. yes yes
Legal Professions and Studies, Other. yes
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies. yes
Management Information Systems, General. yes
Management Science. yes
Marketing, Other. yes
Marketing/Marketing Management, General. yes
Mass Communication/Media Studies. yes
Mathematics Teacher Education. yes
Mathematics, General. yes
Mechanical Engineering. yes
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology. yes
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist. yes
Microbiology and Immunology. yes
Musical Theatre. yes
Nursing Administration. yes
Nursing Science. yes
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) yes
Occupational Therapy/Therapist. yes
Organizational Behavior Studies. yes yes
Organizational Leadership. yes
Pathology/Pathologist Assistant. yes
Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist. yes
Philosophy. yes
Physician Associate/Assistant. yes
Political Science and Government, General. yes
Psychology, General. yes
Public Administration and Social Service Professions, Other. yes
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other. yes yes
Public Relations/Image Management. yes
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management. yes
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer. yes yes
Research and Experimental Psychology, Other. yes
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General. yes
Social Studies Teacher Education. yes
Social Work. yes
Sociology, General. yes
Spanish Language and Literature. yes
Special Education and Teaching, General. yes
Speech Communication and Rhetoric. yes
Virology. yes
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design. yes

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Most Popular Majors

  1. Nursing
  2. Management
  3. Psychology

Programs Offered

  • Accelerated study
  • Distance Learning
  • Double majors
  • Dual degrees
  • Honors program
  • Independent study
  • Internships
  • Self-designed majors

Pre-professional Programs

  • Pre-dentistry
  • Pre-law
  • Pre-medicine
  • Pre-optometry
  • Pre-pharmacy
  • Pre-veterinary science

11,047

total students

27%

in-state

73%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

67%

7,430
students

Female
60%
4,486

Male
40%
2,944

33%

3,617
students

Female
68%
2,476

Male
32%
1,141

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

90%

6,681
students

Female
61%
4,049

Male
39%
2,632

10%

749
students

Female
58%
437

Male
42%
312

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Student Break-down

2%
Nonresident aliens
3%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native American or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
9%
Hispanic/Latino
74%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
2%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

Transfer Enrollment

164

Transfer applicants enrolled

2%

Students are transfer students

Transfer Requirements

Minimum requirements College GPA: 2.50
High school transcript Required of Some
College transcript(s) Required of All
Essay or personal statement Required of All
Interview Recommended of Some
Standardized test scores Required of Some
Statement of good standing from prior institution(s) Required of Some

Transfer Application Deadline

Fall: rolling

Spring: rolling

Transfer Credits

Maximum transferred

75

semester hours

Minimum transfers must complete

45

semester hours

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International Students

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 45
Countries most often represented Canada
Germany
India
Poland
Spain
The United Kingdom
Special services offered for international applicants Special counselors/advisors
Special orientation

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