501 Crescent Street New Haven, CT 06515-1355 203-392-5656
http://www.southernct.edu adminfo@southernct.edu
About Southern Connecticut State University
  • Year of Foundation 1893
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation 168 Acre
  • Degrees Bachelor , Master, Post-Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 8,309
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 62%, 38%, 6%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $3,187 in-state, $10,315 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,101
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 8,309
Welcome to Southern Connecticut State University, a flourishing community of more than 11,000 students located less than three miles from downtown New Haven, near the artsy and historic Westville Village section of the city. Founded as a teachers college in 1893, Southern has evolved into a comprehensive university offering 114 graduate and undergraduate programs. More than 700 faculty members lead students through a wide range of studies and research specialties. You can explore Southern online by checking out the links on this page. Learn about life at the university and in New Haven, view maps and calendars, and find out about the unique partnerships Southern enjoys with this culturally rich region.
Social Life And Activities
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Homecoming, International Festival, Spring Week.
  • Number of students in fraternities 5
  • Percent students who are frat members 1%
  • Number of honor societies Gamma Theta Upsilon, Golden Key National Honor Society, Iota Iota Iota, Lambda Pi Eta, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, Psi Chi, Zeta Delta Epsilon
  • Setting Suburban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Campus Crusade for Christ, Muslim Student Association.
  • 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 Students Association, Asian Academic Society, Black Student Union, CIAO (Italian Club), Cultural Affairs Club, French Club, Hispanic Cultural Society, Indian Student Association, Libros En Espanol, Organization of L
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 5
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus New Haven, Ct. (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport Hartford (50), New Haven, Ct. (5)
  • Distance to nearest train New Haven, Ct. (3)
Student Housing
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 9
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms, apartment for single students, special housing for disabled students
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • 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 31%
  • 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
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 89%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
Campus Services
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • 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 N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Computer Courses No
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 600
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment Yes
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 90%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs Public and Private Elementary and Secondary Schools, Hospitals, Business & Industry, Social Service Organizations, Recreation and Leisure Facilities, Libraries
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, interest inventory
  • Navy ROTC on campus? N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 3,500
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 2%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Connecticut)
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (University of Connecticut)
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village