Connecticut Private Colleges

List of Private Colleges and Universities in Connecticut

There are 17 private colleges and universities in Connecticut enrolling 57,909 full time students. Explore the list below to find the private college match for you. Private colleges are usually smaller in size, more expensive than public schools and often academically rigorous. If you feel you may have difficulty fitting into the large class sizes which are common on many public campuses, take a look at Connecticut private colleges. Connecticut is home to popular nationally ranked private schools like Yale University and Quinnipiac University.


17 results found

Yale University
Y
New Haven, CT

Private 4 Year

6% acceptance rate

  • 13,433enrollment
  • $18,053net price
  • $53,430tuition
  • 1460-1570SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.95*Avg GPA
Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 10,207enrollment
  • $38,665net price
  • $47,960tuition
  • 1090-1260SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Wesleyan University
W
Middletown, CT

Private 4 Year

17% acceptance rate

  • 3,217enrollment
  • $24,251net price
  • $54,944tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Fairfield University
F
Fairfield, CT

Private 4 Year

60% acceptance rate

  • 5,273enrollment
  • $37,799net price
  • $48,350tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA
Sacred Heart University
S
Fairfield, CT

Private 4 Year

60% acceptance rate

  • 8,958enrollment
  • $40,177net price
  • $41,420tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
University of New Haven
N
West Haven, CT
 

Private 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 6,867enrollment
  • $33,665net price
  • $39,270tuition
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA
Trinity College
T
Hartford, CT

Private 4 Year

34% acceptance rate

  • 2,235enrollment
  • $28,594net price
  • $56,910tuition
  • 1300-1460SAT range
  • 29-32ACT range
  • 3.8*Avg GPA
University of Hartford
H
West Hartford, CT

Private 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 6,770enrollment
  • $30,789net price
  • $40,694tuition
  • 1050-1250SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.45*Avg GPA
Mitchell College
M
New London, CT
 

Private 4 Year

83% acceptance rate

  • 665enrollment
  • $25,166net price
  • $33,200tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.68Avg GPA
University of Bridgeport
B
Bridgeport, CT

Private 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 5,485enrollment
  • $22,981net price
  • $33,055tuition
  • 900-1090SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 2.98Avg GPA
Connecticut College
C
New London, CT

Private 4 Year

38% acceptance rate

  • 1,844enrollment
  • $27,397net price
  • $54,820tuition
  • 1290-1430SAT range
  • 30-32ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Albertus Magnus College
A
New Haven, CT
 

Private 4 Year

58% acceptance rate

  • 1,456enrollment
  • $24,177net price
  • $32,060tuition
  • 810-1050SAT range
  • 15-20ACT range
  • 2.8Avg GPA
University of Saint Joseph
S
West Hartford, CT
 

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 2,465enrollment
  • $25,226net price
  • $38,173tuition
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
St Vincent's College
S
Bridgeport, CT
 

Private 2 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 485enrollment
  • $18,175net price
  • $15,563tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Goodwin College
G
East Hartford, CT
 

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 3,397enrollment
  • $20,058net price
  • $20,898tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts
L
Old Lyme, Connecticut
 

Private 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 81enrollment
  • $24,832net price
  • $30,456tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.97Avg GPA
Holy Apostles College and Seminary
H
Cromwell, CT
 

Private 4 Year

100% acceptance rate

  • 546enrollment
  • $11,835net price
  • $7,870tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA