At a Glance

Connecticut College educates students to put the liberal arts into action as citizens in a global society. A leader in the liberal arts since in 1911, the College is home to nationally ranked programs for internships, community action, arts and technology, environmental studies and international studies. Our beautiful 750-acre arboretum campus is located in the historic New England seaport community of New London, Conn.

About our students

1,922 total undergraduate enrollment
92% ranked in the top 20% of their high school class
19% domestic students of color
96% employed or in graduate school one year after graduation

Academic Excellence

Rigorous academic standards, innovative and engaging faculty members, and a diverse classroom curriculum challenge students to reach their full intellectual potential. The College expects students to learn both inside and outside the classroom, through activities such as research, travel, and internships. The College facilitates those opportunities in the belief that a diversity of experiences is essential for genuine academic excellence.

9:1 student-faculty ratio
19 students on average per class
60 majors, minors and certificate programs