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
  • 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
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Catholic Organization, Inter-Faith Council, Hillel
  • 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%
  • Number of students in fraternities 2
  • Other general policies hazing prohibited, other
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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%)
Campus Services
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 5,200
  • Number Of Microforms 5,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 1,000
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 150
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, religious
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books 4,500
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 3,100
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities On campus Law School library.
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 285,000
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • 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)
  • 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).
  • 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
  • Number Of Subscriptions 21,000
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 600
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service
  • Computer Courses No
Student Employment and Career
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,100
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 20%
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • 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
  • 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%
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (Southern Connecticut State University)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Town