• Address: 300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516-1916

  • Phone Number: (800)-342-5864

  • Website: http://www.newhaven.edu/

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About University of New Haven

University of New Haven is a Private Not-For-Profit coeducational institution founded in the year 1920. The university has more than 6,800 students enrolled with campuses across the country and around the world. The main campus is located on 82 acres in West Haven, Connecticut, a suburban hillside community.

  • It offers more than 100 academic programs in a wide range of disciplines.

  • The University of New Haven acceptance rate is 81%

  • The student-faculty ratio is 16:1.

  • The university is Military friendly and has an overall graduation rate of 57%.

  • The University of New Haven address is 300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, Connecticut 06516-1916.

  • The university meets the standards of New England Commission of Higher Education is accredited by the same.


University of New Haven Online

  • Online programs go beyond the geographical boundaries and provide education programs that can be set in a flexible class time and place. The programs and course offer the same objectives, expectations, and value as their on-campus 

  • The university offers 4 online programs across 3 disciplines.

  • The online learning is flexible and helps students with different styles of learning.

  •  The online programs are easy to access and accredited.

  • The University of New Haven Blackboard login provides access to the online library which has many journal, research papers, e-books, and full-length articles. The login also provides access to study materials uploaded by teachers.


University of New Haven Tuition

The tuition cost for various programs is as follows

  • For undergraduate programs, the tuition cost is $36,770 for both in-state and out-state students.

  • For graduate programs, the tuition cost is $16,020 for both in-state and out-state students.


University of New Haven Schools

  • College of Arts and Sciences

  • Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts

  • College of Business

  • Tagliatela College of Engineering

  • Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences


University of New Haven Majors and Programs

The university provides majors in many disciplines which include

Art, Design, & Fine Arts Health Programs
Business, Hospitality, & Sports Humanities & Social Sciences
Communication, Film, & Media Studies Music & Performing Arts
Computer Science & Cybersecurity National Security & Public Service
Criminal Justice & Forensic Science Natural Sciences

The programs offered by the university are

  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice

  • Master of Science in Investigations

  • Master of Science in Environmental Engineering

  • Master of Science in Emergency Management

  • Master of Public Administration


University of New Haven Financial Aid

Financial aids are available for students in the form of federal aids, grants, loans, and scholarships.

Students looking for financial aid can fill the FAFSA form using federal school code 001397.

  • Federal Aid provided include Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct PLUS Loans, Direct Unsubsidized loan and Federal Work-Study.

  • State Aid awarded include Roberta B. Willis Scholarship Grant 

  • Institutional Aid includes University Grant, Athletic Grant, Presidential Scholarship, Distinguished Scholar Awards, Dean's Scholarships, Charger Award, Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship. 

  • Military Aid include Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance


University of New Haven Library

  • The university gives access to more than 400,000 books, digital resources and US government documents.

  • The online library has access to popular research databases, writing and subject guides.

  • Library workshops are available that help finding the exact book very easily.

  • Digital Commons an institutional repository designed to store, showcase and share works 

  • Marvin K. Peterson Library provides digitized materials from the University Archives. 

  • Any problems related to search and access are answered by librarian through online chat.


University of New Haven Rankings and Reviews

According to US News, the university is ranked

  • 31 in Best Online Graduate Criminal Justice Programs

  • 93 in Regional Universities North

  • 52 in Best College for Veterans

  • 62 in Best Value Schools

  • 71 in Engineering Programs

  • 312 in Business Programs

The university is dedicated to helping the students with academics and adjusting to college life.

It is inclusive and encourages diversity.


The University of New Haven Campus

Hostels - Many students live on campus which makes it easier to get involved in activities and access to campus resources.

Student Clubs - There are more than 140 student organizations that conduct various events in the college throughout the year. There are many Cultural, Athletic and Adventure clubs that conduct events. 

University offers programs, services, and resources to enrich and enhance students social, physical, nutritional, financial, mental, spiritual, and intellectual wellness.

The university has a Campus store where all the textbooks, supplies, apparels are available. 

Financial Literacy Tool -  This helps students develop effective strategies that enhance their financial literacy.

University of New Haven Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private Not-For-Profit
Also see:
For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

Headquartered at

West Haven, Connecticut

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001397
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What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

CIHE
Also see:
What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

eLibrary , Veterans Friendly , Financial Aid, Student Portal , Yellow Ribbon Program

Branches

Orange (Connecticut), Old Lyme (Connecticut), New London (Connecticut)

Data Source: http://www.newhaven.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

University of New Haven Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 81 %
Student Faculty Ratio 16: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 80 % Part Time: 43 %
Total Population 6,835
Student Population Full Time: 5,734 Part Time: 1,101
Gender Division Male: 51 % Female: 49 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 10,720 4,295 6,425
Total Applicants Admitted - 8,633 3,403 5,230
Applicants Enrolled - 1,128 487 641
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 1,117 481 636
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 11 6 5

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 58 %

The College Monk

Female: 56 %

Total Graduation Rate: 57 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

University of New Haven Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in University of New Haven

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Literature Safety

College of Business

Majors available

Business Management

Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences

Majors available

Sociology Safety

Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts

Majors available

Music

Tagliatela College of Engineering

Majors available

Public Administration

University of New Haven Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $50
Graduate Application Fee $50

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 1,049
Number of students submitting ACT scores 322
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 93%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 29%
SAT Math 530 average 480 - 580 range
SAT Critical Reading 530 average 480 - 580 range
SAT Writing 520 average 470 - 570 range
ACT Composite 23 average 21 - 26 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


University of New Haven Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,528 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non-Citizen. June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $3,287 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,774 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loans $21,662 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized loan $5,774 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study Varies U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
University Grant $18,160 Demonstrate Financial Need Varies
Athletic Grant $18,160 Participation in sports. Athletic ability. Varies
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Presidential Scholarship Varies Satisfactory Academic Progress. 3.0 GPA Varies
Distinguished Scholar Awards Varies Satisfactory Academic Progress. Undergraduate. Not achieved the SAT or ACT requirements for the First-Year Presidential Scholarship. Varies
Dean's Scholarships $2,000 Full-time Student. Undergraduate. December 1st, 2018
Charger Award Varies Satisfactory Academic Progress. Full-time Student. Undergraduate. December 1st, 2018
Phi Theta Kappa Scholarship $2,000 Full-time undergraduate student. Satisfactory Academic Progress. 3.0 GPA Transfer student. Varies

Data Source: http://www.newhaven.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Aid

State Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Roberta B. Willis Scholarship Grant $5,250 Residents of Connecticut. SAT 1210 ACT 27 Have an Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) Varies

Data Source: http://www.newhaven.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $20,340 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 90 days after Sep10,2001. Varies
Tuition Assistance $2,438 Members of Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Varies

Data Source: http://www.newhaven.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $24,667
$30,001 - $48,000 $26,912
$48,001 - $75,000 $29,231
$75,001 - $110,000 $32,300
Over $110,000 $34,769

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 26% $4,322
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 96% $20,569
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 29% $4,780
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 96% $18,756
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 78% $11,245
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 77% $5,772
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 31,263
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 5
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $13,750
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,750
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.newhaven.edu/veterans/useful-links.php/
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 227 $18,533
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 175 $20,546
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 52 $11,758

Data Source: http://www.newhaven.edu/, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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