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Quinnipiac University

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Campus Life and Facilities

Quinnipiac Says...

Hamden, Connecticut: 8 miles north of New Haven, 20 miles south of Hartford, midway between Boston and New York City. Quinnipiac is a suburban campus with 600 acres on three sites. The Mount Carmel campus is adjacent to Sleeping Giant State Park, with 1,700 acres of hills and trails for hiking and walking. A picturesque setting provides an enjoyabl... More More

Quinnipiac Students Say...

Students at the school “value the closeness of our community and bringing everyone together,” according to a student. The campus is “just plain gorgeous” (“When I came to this school I got the ’wedding dress feeling,’” says a student.), and there’s a lot going on there, too. “Campus life is awesome!” There are “so many ways” of getting involved: “n...

Visiting And Contact Information

275 Mount Carmel Avenue

Hamden, CT 06518

United States

Phone: 203-582-8600

Fax: 203-582-8906


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 76
Fire Safety Rating: 94
Green Rating: 76
Environment:Town (population 25,000 - 74,999)
Campus size: (number of acres): 600.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://www.quinnipiac.edu/student-experience/healt...

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 78.00
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Apartments for single students

University owned houses provide housing near the campus for about 100 seniors/juniors.
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:Yes
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:120
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Student Union
Team Managers
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:8
Number of Social Sororities:6
    % of women who join:14%
Number of Social Fraternities:5
% of men who join: 15
Number of Religious Organizations:3
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Student Services
Other Services:Health
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Minority Support Groups: Yes
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Athletic Division:1
Men's Sports Team Name:Bobcats
Women's Sports Team Name:Bobcats
Team Mascot:Boomer the Bobcat
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Army ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Southern CT State College and U CONN
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Yale University, 'Cross town' program with all colleges in the area
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 10
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 30.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: Yes
Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: Yes
Recommend: Laptop
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 100.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: All incoming undergraduates must bring or purchase a laptop computer as recommended by the University. QU recommends the Dell Latitude or Apple MacBook Pro. The university provides support at the technology center in the Library.
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes
Special Facilities:Quinnipiac Polling Institute, Financial Technology Center, Motion Analysis Lab, Albert Schweitzer Institute, Critical Care Nursing Lab,Fully digital/high definition TV production studio,editing labs, news technology center. Lender family special collection room in Library on the Irish Famine, "An Gorta Mor".
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