1615 Stanley Street New Britain, CT 06050 860-832-2278
http://www.ccsu.edu admissions@ccsu.edu
About Central Connecticut State University
  • Year of Foundation 1849
  • Size of Campus 294 Acres
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Bachelor,Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 9,678
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 49%, 51%, 5%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,742 in-state, $14,338 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $9,576
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 9,570
Central Connecticut State University is a regional, comprehensive public university dedicated to learning in the liberal arts and sciences and to education for the professions. Comprising five schools-the Carol Ammon School of Arts & Sciences; Business; Education & Professional Studies; Engineering & Technology; and Graduate Studies-CCSU offers undergraduate and graduate programs through the Master's and sixth-year levels and the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership. Committed to offering Connecticut citizens access to distinctive academic programs of high quality, the University is also a responsive and creative intellectual and economic resource for the people and institutions of our state's Capitol Region. More than 85 percent of CCSU graduates remain in Connecticut, contributing to the intellectual, cultural, and economic health of the state. CCSU is, above all else, a vibrant learning-centered community dedicated to teaching and to scholarship. Education at the undergraduate and graduate level balances academic challenge and personal support, leading students to become thoughtful, responsible, and successful citizens.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of sororities 2
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Protestant Campus Ministry, Christian Students at Central (CSAC), Newman Club, Revival, Hillel Jewish Student Organization & Upside Down Club
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 1%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) African Studies Assoc, Black Student Union, Chinese American Students Assoc, Cultural Diversity Society, French Club, German Cultural Club, International Relations Club, Italian Club, Latin American Students Organization (L
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus N/A
  • Setting Suburban
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Alpha Mu Gamma, American Choral Directors Assoc. , American Society of Civil Engineers, American Society of Saftey Engineers, Associated General Contractors, Delta Mu Delta, Delta Pi Epsilon, Epsilon Pi Tau, Eta Kappa Nu, Gamma Theta Upsilon, Golden Key Ho
  • Public Transportation to the University No
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport New York City (110), Hartford/Springfield (25)
  • Distance to nearest train Hartford
  • Distance to nearest bus Hartford
Student Housing
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, women's dorms, men's dorms
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 21%
Campus Services
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 100
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 688,604
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 250
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in some of the libraries (excluding computer labs), in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildi
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 7,259
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 150
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 1,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 250
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, religious
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,705
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library Facilities Gender Equity Collection, Polish American Archives, Elihu Burritt Collection and Library History (see http://library.ccsu.edu/lib/archives), Connecticut Library Consortium, Hartford Consortium for Higher Education
  • Number Of Microforms 554,259
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 1
Student Employment and Career
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UCONN)
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UCONN)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Aetna, Pratt & Whitney, The Travelers Insr., The Hartford Insr.
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town