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
  • 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
  • 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
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest train New Haven, Ct. (3)
  • 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)
Student Housing
  • 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
  • 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
Campus Services
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Museums N/A
  • 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 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
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 600
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic, psychological
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • 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)
  • 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%
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Village