University of Hartford

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

West Hartford, CT

$40,490

Avg tuition

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About University of Hartford

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

The University of Hartford is a small private university located on an urban campus in West Hartford, Connecticut. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 4,521, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 77%. The university offers 90 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 55%, and a student-faculty ratio of 8:1. Tuition and fees for students are $40,490.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

77% of students were accepted during the 2020-2021 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Retention Rate Insight

81% of full-time students stayed to continue their studies the following academic year. These students started in Fall 2019 and returned in Fall 2020.

Graduation Rate Insight

55% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

Test scores Considered (not required)

High school rank Recommended

High school GPA Recommended

Completion of college prep program Required

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Recommended

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 22-29

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1020-1210

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.

This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.

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6k

Students enrolled

27%

Online student enrollment

8:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus Check Bold
International Online classes are available for students around the world. Check Bold

Demographics

White

55%

Black

14%

Hispanic

12%

Unknown

6%

Non-U.S. Citizen

6%

Asian

5%

Two or more races

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

57%

Socio-economic diversity

35% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Student Charges

Tuition and Required Fees

Student Level In-state Out-of-state
Undergraduate $40,490 $40,490
Graduate $14,292 $14,292

Cost of Undergraduate Attendance

Costs based on full-time, first-time degree or certificate-seeking undergraduates for the 2020–2021 academic year.

Costs to Consider Price
Books and supplies $1,128
On-campus room and board $13,200
On-campus other expenses $3,134
Off-campus (not with family) room and board $11,731
Off-campus (not with family) other expenses $3,469
Off-campus (with family) other expenses $3,469

Total Undergraduate Cost

Total cost by category In-state Out-of-state
On-campus $57,952 $57,952
Off-campus without family $56,818 $56,818
Off-campus with family $45,087 $45,087

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

86%

State Grant Aid

5%

Institution Grant Aid

97%

Pell Grant

35%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $2,716
State Grant Aid $2,317
Institution Grant Aid $26,288
Pell Grant Aid $4,739

Financial Outlook

$27k

Average student debt after graduation

$40k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.