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 305,936 students.

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. The largest college in the area is University of Connecticut enrolling 27,412 students.

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

1 reviews

#5 Best Colleges in America

  • 13,433enrollment
  • $18,073net price
  • 6%acceptance rate
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95*Avg GPA

0 miles from New Haven

Albertus Magnus College
A
New Haven, CT
Albertus Magnus College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 1,456enrollment
  • $25,972net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 850-1090SAT range
  • 15-23ACT range
  • 2.8Avg GPA

2 miles from New Haven

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 6,867enrollment
  • $34,353net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA

2 miles from New Haven

Gateway Community College
G
New Haven, CT
 
Gateway Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,016enrollment
  • $6,736net 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

 

  • 83enrollment
  • $16,401net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.75Avg GPA

3 miles from New Haven

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 10,050enrollment
  • $19,155net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 910-1090SAT range
  • 16-25ACT range
  • 2.88Avg GPA

2 miles from New Haven

Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT
Quinnipiac University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

 

  • 10,207enrollment
  • $41,636net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

8 miles from New Haven

University of Bridgeport
B
Bridgeport, CT
University of Bridgeport

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,485enrollment
  • $22,347net price
  • 55%acceptance rate
  • 910-1100SAT range
  • 19-21ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA

17 miles from New Haven

Housatonic Community College
H
Bridgeport, CT
 
Housatonic Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 5,012enrollment
  • $5,459net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

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

 

  • 6,237enrollment
  • $6,525net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from New Haven

Post University
P
Waterbury, CT
Post University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 9,845enrollment
  • $15,030net price
  • 97%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

3 reviews

 

  • 8,958enrollment
  • $41,570net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

18 miles from New Haven

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 865enrollment
  • $6,550net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 990-1200SAT range
  • 17-26ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

18 miles from New Haven

Fairfield University
F
Fairfield, CT
Fairfield University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

  • 5,273enrollment
  • $39,546net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1210-1350SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

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

 

  • 2,547enrollment
  • $4,872net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

23 miles from New Haven

Wesleyan University
W
Middletown, CT
Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 3,217enrollment
  • $21,853net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA

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.