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Tightest Connecticut Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Connecticut colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. Yale University has the lowest acceptance rate as of 6.08% for academic year 2019-2020 in Connecticut. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Connecticut.
Tightest Connecticut Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1Yale University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew Haven, CT
6.08%36,8442,2411,55069.17%
2University of Connecticut
Public, 4 or more yearsStorrs, CT
49.42%35,09617,3463,60320.77%
3Fairfield University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, CT
57.13%12,3157,0351,17616.72%
4Sacred Heart University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsFairfield, CT
63.92%11,7177,4891,60121.38%
5Central Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Britain, CT
65.63%7,8075,1241,37726.87%
6Southern Connecticut State University
Public, 4 or more yearsNew Haven, CT
69.36%9,1566,3511,52323.98%
7Quinnipiac University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHamden, CT
70.12%22,65315,8851,5529.77%
8University of Hartford
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Hartford, CT
76.35%13,23310,1031,23412.21%
9University of New Haven
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsWest Haven, CT
82.99%10,9979,1261,28514.08%
10Post University
Private (for-profit), 4 or more yearsWaterbury, CT
96.54%2,8932,7931,16341.64%