Top Rated Connecticut Public Colleges

The Best Public Colleges in Connecticut for 2022

These are the top ranked public four-year colleges in Connecticut as ranked by CollegeSimply. Leading the rankings for 2022 as the best public college in Connecticut is University of Connecticut. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


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University of Connecticut
C
Storrs, CT
University of Connecticut

Public 4 Year

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#14 Best Public Universities in America

  • 27,215enrollment
  • $22,233net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1390SAT range
  • 27-32ACT range
  • 3.74Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Central Connecticut State University
C
New Britain, CT
Central Connecticut State University

Public 4 Year

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#2 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 10,652enrollment
  • $16,017net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 970-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.14Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

University of Connecticut Stamford
C
Stamford, CT
University of Connecticut Stamford

Public 4 Year

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#3 Best Public Universities in Connecticut

  • 2,354enrollment
  • $13,383net price
  • 91%acceptance rate
  • 950-1170SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA