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Connecticut Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Connecticut. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
Quinnipiac University, has the lowest yield rate of 9.77% for academic year 2019-2020 in Connecticut. University of Bridgeport is positioned second with 9.87% yield and University of Hartford follows them with 12%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Connecticut.
Connecticut Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2020)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1Quinnipiac University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHamden, CT
9.77% 22,653 15,885 1,552 70.12%
2University of Bridgeport
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBridgeport, CT
9.87% 6,830 3,728 368 54.58%
3University of Hartford
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Hartford, CT
12.21% 13,233 10,103 1,234 76.35%
4University of New Haven
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Haven, CT
14.08% 10,997 9,126 1,285 82.99%
5University of Saint Joseph
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Hartford, CT
16.18% 1,646 1,261 204 76.61%
6Fairfield University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, CT
16.72% 12,315 7,035 1,176 57.13%
7Connecticut College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew London, CT
20.02% 6,784 2,538 508 37.41%
8Western Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsDanbury, CT
20.69% 5,388 4,084 845 75.80%
9University of Connecticut
Public, 4 or more yearsStorrs, CT
20.77% 35,096 17,346 3,603 49.42%
10Sacred Heart University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, CT
21.38% 11,717 7,489 1,601 63.92%