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Sacred Heart University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,249 Students

60% Admitted

  • 8,543 full time
  • 1,992 part time
  • 1,657 men full time
  • 2,600 women full time
  • 8,313 applied
  • 4,471 admitted
  • 1,004 enrolled

5,603 Undergraduates

$38,050 Tuition/Year

  • 2,051 Graduates
  • 35 Non-Degree
  • $38,050 in state
  • $250 fees
  • $15,310 room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: New England Large suburb
Highest Degree Offered: Doctorate
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Allison from Trumbull, CT
  • 0
  • Sacred Heart University is a closely knit private school focused in on the Catholic Intellectual Tradition, and they live up to this tradition exceptionally. In each of its core classes,…

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  • Rebecca from Newport, RI
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  • The school is beautiful and very clean. The students, faculty and staff are all very personable and always willing to help. The campus is safe and there are a lot…

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  • Alexis from Bridgeport, CT
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  • It is somewhat an expensive school, but there are many various activities to do here. everyone is friendly and all the teachers know how to teach a student what he…

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Mission Statement

Sacred Heart University is a coeducational, independent, comprehensive institution of higher learning in the Catholic intellectual tradition whose primary objective is to prepare men and women to live in and make their contributions to the human community.

Sacred Heart University
  • Located in Fairfield, CT
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 6,249 students enrolled
  • 60% admitted
  • $38,050 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Erin from Glenwood, NJ
  • I am a current student here

    There is so much to do on campus and lots of activities. There is also a lot to do in Fairfield and on the weekends.

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  • 5
  • Connecticut
  • I am a current student here

    Your peers will be exceptional and genuine. The majority you befriend will be life long friends.

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  • 4
  • Stratford, CT
  • I am a current student here

    The people here are exceptional. You will find your close knit group of friends within the first semester

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