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Connecticut College

Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1911
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 1,872
Environment: Suburban
Endowment: $192,481,000
Admissions Address

270 Mohegan Avenue
New London, CT 06320-4196



Admissions E-mail



Selectivity: More Selective
Send application by: January 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Martha Merrill
Admissions office telephone: (860) 439-2200
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: January 1
Decision sent by: March 31
Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Send application by: November 15
Decision sent by: December 15
Early action
Not offered  
Application fee: $60
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: Yes
Applications via E-mail: Yes
Electronic application:
Tuition deposit: $500 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $500 (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English N/A N/A
Mathematics N/A N/A
Science N/A N/A
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language N/A N/A
Social studies N/A N/A
History N/A N/A
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units N/A N/A

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.

Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Neither SAT nor ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: February 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: February 1
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: N/A
Class rank: N/A
Academic GPA: N/A
Standardized test scores: N/A
Application essay: N/A
Recommendation: N/A
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: N/A
Extracurricular activities: N/A
Talent/ability: N/A
Character/personal qualities: N/A
First generation: N/A
Alumni/ae relation: N/A
Geographical residence: N/A
State residency: N/A
Religious affiliation/commitment: N/A
Racial/ethnic status: N/A
Volunteer work: N/A
Work experience: N/A
Level of applicant's interest: N/A
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 38%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 38%
Total applicants: 4,278
Total acceptances: 1,624
Total freshman enrollment: 490
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.


Male applicants: 1,565
Male acceptances: 649
Male freshman enrollment: 197
Female applicants: 2,713
Female acceptances: 975
Female freshman enrollment: 293
Out-of-state freshmen: 88%
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 989
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 379
Students enrolled from waiting list: 40


2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 52%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 93%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 100%
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 33%
Average high school GPA: N/A
First-year students submitting GPA: N/A
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 37%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 620 - 720
Math: 610 - 700
Combined: 1230 - 1420


Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 36.0% 27.0%
600-699 47.0% 57.0%
500-599 13.0% 13.0%
400-499 4.0% 3.0%
300-399 0.0% 0.0%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%


First-year students submitting ACT scores: 32%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: 25 - 29


Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 22.0% N/A N/A
24-29 66.0% N/A N/A
18-23 12.0% N/A N/A
12-17 N/A N/A N/A
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A


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