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Colleges / University of New Haven

University of New Haven

West Haven, CT 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate91%

About University of New Haven

University of New Haven is a private, nonprofit university in the suburb of West Haven, Connecticut. University of New Haven was founded in 1920. The college enrolls around 8,819 students a year, including 4,817 undergraduate students.

University of New Haven Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into University of New Haven. University of New Haven admitted 91% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 10,218 out of 11,199 total applicants were accepted.

University of New Haven Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 92%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 34%

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University of New Haven is located in the town of West Haven, Connecticut, in the suburbs of New Haven.

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College Info

300 Boston Post Road West Haven, CT 6516

Campus Setting: Suburban

University of New Haven Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of New Haven is Continuous processing.

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

University of New Haven SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1090 - 1260


Math SAT Range

540 - 630


Reading SAT Range

550 - 640

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1260 and Above


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1090 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for University of New Haven students is 1155. Applicants with SAT scores of 1260 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of New Haven, while applicants with SAT scores between 1090 to 1260 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1090 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of New Haven.

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Wondering what life at University of New Haven is like? There are approximately 8,819 students enrolled at University of New Haven, including 4,817 undergraduate students and 4,002 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 47% percent are from CT and 53% percent of students are from other states.


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