Colleges Near New Haven

Colleges and universities near me in the New Haven, Connecticut area

There are 4 colleges in New Haven and 57 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 289,962 students. These are the closest colleges.

Located in Connecticut with a population of 129,779, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from New Haven. Driving time to these schools from New Haven should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Yale University which is ranked #4 in the nation by CollegeSimply. The largest college in the area is University of Connecticut enrolling 27,215 students. In terms of affordability, Gateway Community College in New Haven offers the lowest tuition for colleges in the area at $3,984 per year.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near New Haven.


57 results

Yale University
Y
New Haven, CT
Yale University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#4 Best Colleges in America

  • 12,060enrollment
  • $17,511net price
  • 7%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1580SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Dec 31

0 miles from New Haven

Albertus Magnus College
A
New Haven, CT
Albertus Magnus College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,384enrollment
  • $27,492net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

2 miles from New Haven

University of New Haven
N
West Haven, CT
University of New Haven

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 6,961enrollment
  • $35,395net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1220SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

2 miles from New Haven

Gateway Community College
G
New Haven, CT
 
Gateway Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,003enrollment
  • $7,435net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from New Haven

Paier College of Art Inc
P
Hamden, CT
 
Paier College of Art Inc

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 128enrollment
  • $16,605net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

3 miles from New Haven

Southern Connecticut State University
S
New Haven, CT
Southern Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 9,331enrollment
  • $19,220net price
  • 80%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

2 miles from New Haven

Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT
Quinnipiac University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 9,746enrollment
  • $41,815net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

8 miles from New Haven

University of Bridgeport
B
Bridgeport, CT
University of Bridgeport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 4,155enrollment
  • $24,613net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 920-1130SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.04Avg GPA

17 miles from New Haven

Housatonic Community College
H
Bridgeport, CT
 
Housatonic Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,821enrollment
  • $6,448net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

17 miles from New Haven

St Vincent's College
S
Bridgeport, CT
 
St Vincent's College

Private 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 485enrollment
  • $18,175net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

16 miles from New Haven

Naugatuck Valley Community College
N
Waterbury, CT
 
Naugatuck Valley Community College

Public 2 Year

3 reviews

 

  • 5,083enrollment
  • $6,965net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due May 1

18 miles from New Haven

Post University
P
Waterbury, CT
Post University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 13,844enrollment
  • $14,663net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

17 miles from New Haven

Sacred Heart University
S
Fairfield, CT
Sacred Heart University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 9,313enrollment
  • $43,313net price
  • 66%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

18 miles from New Haven

University of Connecticut Tri Campus
C
Waterbury, CT
 
University of Connecticut Tri Campus

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 853enrollment
  • $8,009net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 950-1170SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from New Haven

Fairfield University
F
Fairfield, CT
Fairfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,513enrollment
  • $43,173net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1340SAT range
  • 27-30ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

20 miles from New Haven

Lincoln College of New England Southington
L
Southington, CT
 
Lincoln College of New England Southington

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 465enrollment
  • $25,228net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

22 miles from New Haven

Middlesex Community College
M
Middletown, CT
Middlesex Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 2,106enrollment
  • $3,708net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

23 miles from New Haven

Wesleyan University
W
Middletown, CT
Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,053enrollment
  • $22,845net price
  • 21%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Oct 15

22 miles from New Haven

FAQ's

The closest community college is Gateway Community College and is 1.5 miles from New Haven. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Gateway Community College are $4,496 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Gateway Community College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.