University of New Haven

Key majors offered
Computer Science
Electrical / Electronics Engineering
Computer Science
Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate and Graduate Suburban Yes 7000 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Associate, Bachelor, Master Private Doctorate-Granting University Co-educational 700 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Associate $$$$ $ $$$ $$ $$$$ 112
Bachelor $$$$ $ $$$ $$ $$$$ 112
Master $$ $ $$$ $ $$$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


The University of New Haven is located on 82 acres in West Haven, Connecticut, in the northeastern USA. Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960. UNH enrolls 6,500 students, including nearly 1800 graduate students and more than 700 international students. The University of New Haven offers more than 100 bachelor's degrees and 23 master's degrees in four colleges: Arts and Sciences, Business, the Tagliatela College of Engineering, and the Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Science. UNH is ranked by "U.S. News and World Reports" in the top tier of universities in the northeastern U.S. The Tagliatela College of Engineering is ABET accredited, and is ranked in the top 100 engineering schools in the USA by the "U.S. News and World Reports." UNH's graduate program in Management of Sports Industries was ranked No. 4 in the country and 13th in the world by "Sport Business International." The University of New Haven was named a "College of Distinction" for the 2012-13 year by the Colleges of Distinction eGuidebook. The New Haven area is known as a national educational and cultural center. Home to the University of New Haven and Yale University, the area provides a college-town atmosphere where social and cultural activities are planned with students in mind. New Haven is known for great theater, music, dance, and has a thriving visual arts community, with world-class museums and art galleries. Average Temperatures Low (winter): 23°F/15°C High (summer): 82°F/28°C


The University of New Haven offers on-campus housing for undergraduate in nine residence halls. Freshman, sophomores and juniors are required to choose from a selection of resident meal plans. Residences include Internet access, cable television and access to local phone service. Each hall has laundry facilities, study rooms and common rooms. Suites with double and triple rooms, as well as apartment style accommodations are possible. Single rooms are not available.

University sponsored housing

Student life

  • More than 100 student clubs and organizations are available, including student government, professional societies and social clubs.
  • UNH has an International Student Organization, plus various country students clubs.
  • Athletics program offers winter, spring and summer sports for men and women.
  • A wide range of social, educational, recreational and cultural programs are offered for residential students.