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Post University

Waterbury, CT 4-Year Private
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About Post University

Post University Overview

Post University is a private, nonprofit school in the suburban setting of Waterbury, Connecticut. Post University was founded in 1890 and presently has around 13,844 students per year year, which includes 12,848 undergraduates. Post University provides housing for up to 426 students. Most students live in off campus housing, and 75% of students spend their weekends on campus.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Post University!

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

There are no fraternities or sororities at Post University, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

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

2022 Post University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Tuition $15,310

Is Post University a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can provide a sense of how selective a college is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer view of what Post University offers and if it could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Post University

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

Approximately 60% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Post Universitycome back the next year. Around 27% of students who started at Post University earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Post University Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Post University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Post University'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.

For more information about Post University's endowment, check with the school directly. For each full-time student, Post University spends about $1,972 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Post University

Tuition 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.

For information on Post University's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $20,246 per student, not including those with no debt. 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 awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Post University.

Based on this information, is Post University the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Post University a good school for you?

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Where is Post University?

Post University is located in the suburban setting of Waterbury, Connecticut, in the suburbs of Hartford.

If you want to see Post University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 84 to Waterbury, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Bradley International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Post University and Waterbury are like without leaving home.

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College Info

800 Country Club Road Waterbury, CT 06723-2540

Campus Setting: Suburban

Post University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Post University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Post University is Continuous processing.

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

Post University ACT Scores

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Post University SAT Scores

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Post University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$28,310

In State

$28,310

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$15,310
$15,310
Fees
$200
$200
Housing
$11,600
$11,600
Books
$1,200
$1,200

Student Life

Wondering what life at Post University is like? There are approximately 13,844 students enrolled at Post University, including 12,848 undergraduate students and 996 graduate students. 28% percent of students attend school full-time, 17% percent are from CT and 83% percent of students are from other states.

28%

Full Time

72%

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

13,844

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$15,510

Out-of-State

$15,510

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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