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Facts at a Glance

  • Founded in 1889
  • 184 acres; more than 60 buildings
  • Fall 2019 Enrollments
    • Total: 4,980
    • Full-time undergraduates: 4,063
    • From 34 states
    • From 19+ foreign nations
    • 162 of the 169 Connecticut cities
    • 90% of students are from Connecticut
    • 81% of freshmen live on campus
    • 53% of all undergraduates live on campus
  • Student/Faculty Ratio: 15:1
  • Average Class Size: 23
  • Female/male ratio: 58/42
  • Students of color:
    • Total: 28 percent
    • Freshmen: 32 percent
  • 2019-20 Student Costs (tuition, fees, room/board)
    • In-state: $25,924
    • New England resident: $28,216
    • All other out-of-state students: $38,884
  • 98% of faculty have terminal degrees
  • 85% of all students receive financial aid awards
  • 2019 Graduating class: 1,259
  • Staff data
    • Full-time faculty: 229
    • Full-Time staff: 372
    • Lecturers: 311
    • Part-time staff (UA): 77
    • Student workers: 740