275 Mount Carmel AvenueHamden, CT 06518 203-582-8600
http://www.quinnipiac.edu admissions@quinnipiac.edu
About Quinnipiac University
  • Year of Foundation 1929
  • Size of Campus 600 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 5,706
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 70%
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $32,850
  • Room and Board $12,555
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition More selective
  • Application Fee 45
  • Enrollment No. 5,888
Quinnipiac University is a private, coeducational university with 5,900 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students. Consistently ranked among the best universities by U.S. News & World Report, Quinnipiac offers 53 undergraduate majors and 20 graduate programs plus the JD program. Our remarkable facilities include the Terry W. Goodwin '67 Financial Technology Center and a fully digital high-definition broadcast studio. We’re also home to the nationally renowned Quinnipiac University Polling Institute. At the heart of Quinnipiac is our commitment to teaching and collaboration. Quinnipiac fosters partnerships among students and with faculty; we are a spirited, welcoming campus. We look forward to seeing you.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Other general policies hazing prohibited, other
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Alumni/Reunion Weekend, Parents/Family Weekend, Little Sibling Weekend, May Weekend, Holiday Dinner (where faculty and administrators serve the student), Midnight Madness, Lecture Series;
  • Percent students who are frat members 4%
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Number of frats 2
  • Number of honor societies Phi Theta Epsilon (OT); Alpha Kappa Psi, Business; Beta Alpha Psi, Business; Institute of Management Accountants; Physical Therapy Club; Public Relations Students Society of America (PRSSA); Lambda Epsilon Chi (paralegal); Beta Gamma Sigma (business); Beta
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Organization, Inter-Faith Council, Hillel
  • Number of sororities 3
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Black Student Union, Latino Cultural Society, International Student Organization, Asian/Pacific Islander Association, GLASS (Gay/Lesbian Assoc. )
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 4%
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport Bradley Airport, Hartford, CT (30), JFK or LGA airports, New York City (75)
  • Distance to nearest train New Haven (8)
  • Distance to nearest bus New Haven (8)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
Student Housing
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (71%), apartment for single students (26%), other housing options (3%)
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 55
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 5%
  • Number of students using college housing 75%
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 69%
  • College campus housing availability No
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 26%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
Campus Services
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 600
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms 5,000
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 5,200
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,000
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,500
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 150
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of e-books 4,500
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,100
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities On campus Law School library.
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 285,000
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums An Gorta Mor, history of the Irish Famine, exhibit is the largest collection outside of Ireland; Biomechanics (motion analysis) lab, Clinical Care facility for nursing and physician assistant programs, Financial Technology Center (Trading room).
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Subscriptions 21,000
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Southern Connecticut State University)
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,100
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Health Care organizatons such as Yale/New Haven Hospital, Bayer, Pfizer, Businesses such as Cigna, Aetna, Enterprise, IBM, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Travelers Insurance, Communications firms and affiliates, Elementary and Secondary Schools
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 84%
  • Career placment and training on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 82%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Connecticut)
  • Employed Students after 2 years 92%
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