Quinnipiac University

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Quinnipiac University can be found in Hamden, CT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around nine thousand students are enrolled at Quinnipiac University.

70% of all those students that apply are admitted to Quinnipiac University, from which 10 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at qu.edu.

Overall Quinnipiac University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020

70.1%

The overall acceptance rate for Quinnipiac University was reported as 70.1% in Fall 2020 with over 22,700 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 Quinnipiac University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 76.4%
  • 2017-2018: 73.9%
  • 2018-2019: 72.5%
  • 2019-2020: 70.1%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 67.2%

How Does Quinnipiac University Compare?

70.1%
This School
56.7%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Quinnipiac University is twenty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Albertus Magnus College83.5%
Southern Connecticut State University69.4%
University of New Haven83.0%
Wesleyan University16.5%
Sacred Heart University63.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants22,65337.0%63.0%
Admitted15,88538.5%61.5%
Enrolled1,55240.1%59.9%
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