University of Hartford

West Hartford, Connecticut
4-year Private university

Overview

University of Hartford is a private institution established in 1877 with suburban setting located at West Hartford. It is ranked 176 in National Universities in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. Its tuition and fees are $40,694 (2018). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 5,069. It practices semester-based academic calendar.

#176 in National Universities
Setting
Suburban
Location West Hartford, Connecticut
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1877
Selectivity Very Low
Size Medium
5,069 Undergraduates

Learning

11:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Visual Arts
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering-Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Theology And Religious Vocations
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$56,599
Cost of Attendance
$29,722
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $40,694
Outstate Tuition Fee $40,694
Room and Board Fees $12,476
$45,200 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

72% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$35 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal
Other Applications Accepted Paper

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, Doulingo English Test Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
Nov
15
Early Action Deadline
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Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
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Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Feb
01
Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Financial Aid Application Deadline

Scholarships and Financial Aid

$27,225 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$23,015 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $56,599
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
67% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application --
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
Academic Scholarship
Total Worth $23,000 - full-tuition
Eligibility undergraduate students
Minimum Criteria SAT: 1090 or in the top 20% or better of their class, and with a GPA: 3.45
Requirement for maintenance maintain full-time enrollment status, a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) and satisfactory academic progress.
Separate application needed --
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Artistic Merit Scholarships
Total Worth full tuition
Details Scholarship is awarded based on the quality of their portfolio review and academic achievement and students must maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
Hartt Performing Arts Scholarships
Total Worth full tuition
Details Students must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of either 2.75 in all of their University of Hartford course work or a cumulative GPA of 3.0 in their major field(s) of study at The Hartt School and quantitative academic progress.

Students

5,069 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Medium
73% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
58% Students graduate within 6 years