#4 Best Private Colleges in Connecticut

University of Hartford

West Hartford, Connecticut

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Student Population
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Location West Hartford, Connecticut
Online hartford.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Midsize City
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Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in West Hartford, Connecticut, University of Hartford is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 12,660 prospective students applied, and 9,800 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,141 enrolled in the school.  4,822 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,671 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $40,490 plus fees of $3,070. UHart is ranked 257 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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UHart is rated within the top 35% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 7 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards
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SAT 1020/1210
ACT 22/29
GPA 3.28
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Aug 1, 2023
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $35

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Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Hartford
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,128
Other Fees$3,070
Room and Board $13,200
Budget for Other Expenses$3,134
Total One Year Cost$61,022

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Average Salary After 10 Years
$49,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
56% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Hartford students
Subject Percent of Class
Visual and Performing Arts 17%
Business 16%
Liberal Arts and Humanities 14%
Health Professions 9%
Engineering Technology 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=129525 IPEDS survey data for University of Hartford.

Current students may use the University of Hartford GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.