Connecticut College

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Connecticut College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in New London, CT, a predominately urban area. Connecticut College has an enrollment of approximately two thousand students.

Connecticut College admits approximately 40 percent of students applying. Of those that are accepted, about 29 percent attended the school. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Connecticut College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for Connecticut College was reported as 35.8% in Fall 2012 with over 4,840 college applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Connecticut College has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 36.6%
  • 2009-2010: 36.6%
  • 2010-2011: 31.7%
  • 2011-2012: 34.4%
  • 2012-2013: 35.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 34.9%

How Does Connecticut College Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Connecticut College is fifty-five percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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United States Coast Guard Academy16.5%
Mitchell College57.7%
University of Connecticut-Avery Point59.4%
Wesleyan University20.9%
Trinity College31.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2012)

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