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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 5% 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), four-yearsNew Haven, CT
5%47,2402,3621,67771.00%
2Fairfield University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsFairfield, CT
56%12,6747,0971,27818.01%
3University of Connecticut
Public, four-yearsStorrs, CT
56%36,75320,5823,70518.00%
4Sacred Heart University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsFairfield, CT
66%12,6638,3581,83922.00%
5Central Connecticut State University
Public, four-yearsNew Britain, CT
75%6,2854,7141,08423.00%
6Southern Connecticut State University
Public, four-yearsNew Haven, CT
83%7,2946,0541,02917.00%
7Quinnipiac University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHamden, CT
88%15,72213,8351,52211.00%
8University of New Haven
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsWest Haven, CT
94%10,2729,6561,25513.00%