Private school in Connecticut with 5,900 total undergraduate students

Chancing

What are your chances of getting into Sacred Heart University | SHU?

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Your chancing factors
Unweighted GPA:3.7
1.0
4.0
SAT:720 math
200
800
800 verbal
200
800

Admissions

Admissions website:

Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
66%
Women
68%

Men
59%

Total number of applicants
12,189
Women: 66%
Men: 34%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
21%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$60,842
Out-of-state
$60,842

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Required

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
1,650
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
69%
Enrolled men:
31%
6-year graduation rate
70%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
83%

Student diversity

Low diversity
International students
1%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 2%
Black: 5%
Hispanic: 11%
Native American: 0%
Other: 10%
White: 72%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
13:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Northeast Conference

D1 Basketball
Yes

Basketball conference
Northeast Conference

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Location

5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825
Campus Setting
Suburban

Region
New England

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
Roman Catholic

HBCU
No

Contact information

(203) 371-7999
5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825