ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled Saved to Favorites.
Colleges / Connecticut College

Connecticut College

New London, CT 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate41%
Acceptance Rate41%

About Conn College

Connecticut College Overview

Connecticut College is a private, nonprofit school in the small town setting of New London, Connecticut. Conn College was founded in 1911 and the school now enrolls around 1,829 students a year, which includes 1,829 undergraduate students. Conn College ensures on-campus housing for up to 1,784 students. Most students live in off campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! January 1, 2023 is the final deadline to submit an application for the Fall 2023 semester. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should find out if they have been admitted by March 31.

Student Involvement at Conn College

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Conn College's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Conn College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Conn College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Conn College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Conn College on the Student Life page.

2022 Conn College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 41%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 52%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 12%
Tuition $62,235
Percent of Need Met 100%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $48,448

Is Conn College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a look at these areas to get a better sense of what Conn College offers and if the college seems like a good choice for you.

Conn College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is very difficult to get into Conn College. Conn College admitted 41% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 7,682 applications received in 2022, 3,146 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Conn College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It gauges how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 86% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Conn Collegeare still enrolled the next year. Around 81% of students who started at Conn College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Conn College Graduates

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Check with Conn College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Conn College's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Conn College's endowment was valued at $434.6 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. The school spends $17,253 for each full-time student enrolled.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Conn College

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Conn College meets 100% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Conn College full-time are awarded $48,448 a year in financial aid, on average.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $39,763 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA early. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Conn College.

Based on this information, does Conn College seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Conn College a good school for you?

If Connecticut College seems like a school you want to apply to, click the heart button to save it to your college list.


Still Researching Schools?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

Admissions

Student Life

Academics

Tuition & Aid

Conn College Community Forums

Then use the college admissions predictor to calculate your chances of getting accepted at some of the best colleges and universities in the U.S.

Where is Conn College?

Conn College is located in the small town setting of New London, Connecticut, in the suburbs of Providence and RI.

If you would like to see Conn College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 95 to New London, or book a flight to the nearest airport, T.F. Green (PVD).

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Conn College and New London are like without leaving home.

Considering Going to School in Connecticut?

See a full list of colleges in Connecticut and save your favorites to your college list.

College Info

270 Mohegan Avenue New London, CT 06320

Campus Setting: Small Town

Conn College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Conn College is Jan 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Conn College is Apr 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Conn College ACT Scores

ic_reflect

ACT Range

30 - 33

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

33 and Above

Good

30 to 33

Avg

30 and Less

Low

Stand out on your college application

  • • Qualify for scholarships
  • • Most students who retest improve their score
Sponsored by ACT
Take the Next ACT Test

Conn College SAT Scores

ic_reflect

Composite SAT Range

1353 - 1450

ic_reflect

Math SAT Range

653 - 728

ic_reflect

Reading SAT Range

680 - 748

Conn College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$77,575

In State

$77,575

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$60,420
$60,420
Fees
$375
$375
Housing
$16,780
$16,780
Books
Unknown
Unknown

Student Life

Wondering what life at Conn College is like? There are approximately 1,829 students enrolled at Conn College. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 17% percent are from CT and 83% percent of students are from other states.

99%

Full Time

1%

Part Time

17%

In State

83%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,829

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

41%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$60,795

Out-of-State

$60,795

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 1
9331376C-347F-48E1-9EA3-63CB6BA2D682
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
F43DB07C-E631-43A5-9C99-000231808F35
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
ECE68226-946A-49FB-9EBE-25C918B98643
Need Advice or Have a Question About Conn College?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation