Quinnipiac University

1,655 reviews
  1. Hamden, CT
  2. 4 Year
B-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Value
    B
  3. Diversity
    B-
  4. Campus
    B
  5. Athletics
    B
  6. Party Scene
    B+
  7. Professors
    B
  8. Location
    C+
  9. Dorms
    B+
  10. Campus Food
    C-
  11. Student Life
    B-
  12. Safety
    B-
Quinnipiac University is ...
Private not-for-profit
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-AAA
Athletic Conference
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference
Address
Mt Carmel Ave
Hamden, CT 06518

Quinnipiac University Rankings

Niche ranks over 1,000 colleges based on more than 50 statistics and nearly 12 million opinions from college students.

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
66%
SAT Range
990-1190
ACT Range
23-27
Application Fee
$65
SAT/ACT
Required
High School GPA
Required

Cost

Net Price
$35,630/ year
National
$15,431

Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $25,971/ year
  • $30-48k
    $29,184/ year
  • $49-75k
    $31,400/ year
  • $76-110k
    $34,689/ year
  • $110k+
    $39,892/ year

Academics

Professors
B
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
84%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.67 responses
50%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.72 responses
61%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.72 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
6,335Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
17%
Varsity Athletes
7%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 42 responses
Report
  • Preppy
    48%
  • Cliquey
    21%
  • Slobcats
    21%
  • Motivated
    7%
  • Stuck up
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
81%
Poll
59%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join.106 responses
Poll
52%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life.127 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 39 responses
Report
  • Presents many opportunities for students
    36%
  • Asthetics
    18%
  • Enjoy your learning
    15%
  • High school-like
    15%
  • Professional
    8%
  • Apathetic
    3%
  • Internships
    3%

After Quinnipiac University

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$56,400/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
76%
National
47%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
83%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation.40 responses

Reviews

1,655 reviews
  • Excellent
    226
  • Very Good
    571
  • Average
    654
  • Poor
    129
  • Terrible
    63
A great physical therapy program! The campus food service, Chartwells, is terrible. The food is old, sometimes raw, cross contaminated, and extremely over priced.
  • Graduate Student
  • 17 days ago
The school itself is nice and i would choose it again
  • College Freshman
  • 2 months ago
I love Quinnipiac! Best decision of my life.
  • College Freshman
  • 2 months ago