University of Connecticut Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Storrs, CT, University of Connecticut is one of the best universities in the state of Connecticut. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for University of Connecticut in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is University of Connecticut.

  • According to AbbreviationFinder, University of Connecticut is often abbreviated as UCONN.

2131 Hillside Road, Unit 3088 Storrs, CT 06269-3088
Phone: (860) 486-3137
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: University of Connecticut

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 66
Score: 49
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.2
Graduation and retention ranking: 66
Average freshman retention rate: 92.8%
6-year graduation rate: 76.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 65%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 11
Faculty resources ranking: 81
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 44.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 14.7%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 17:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 90.4%
Student selectivity ranking: 81
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1110-1290
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 39%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 78%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 54.5%
Financial resources rank: 81
Alumni giving rank: 59
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 18.5%

University of Connecticut History

Essential Facts: University of Connecticut

  • University of Connecticut has a total undergraduate enrollment of 19,133, with a gender distribution of 49 percent male students and 51 percent female students.
  • The University of Connecticut offers graduate degrees in more than 150 fields of study, with over 7,000 enrolled students in doctoral, masters, and certificate programs.
  • The primary 4,400-acre (17.8 km 2) campus is in Storrs, Connecticut, approximately a half hour’s drive from Hartford and 90 minutes from Boston.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 71%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 8%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 9%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 72%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 48%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: baseball, basketball, cross country, football, soccer, swimming, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, crew (heavyweight), cross country, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, crew (lightweight), soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook