tuition & fees
graduate tuition & fees
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
Sacred Heart University is a Private, 4 years college located in Fairfield, Connecticut. SHU ranked 8th in Connecticut Colleges and 12nd in Federal Region I.
It has a total enrollment of 9,313 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree- professional practice. SHU's acceptance rate is 66.12% last year (undergraduate school).
Sacred Heart University is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education.
|Address||5151 Park Ave, Fairfield, CT 06825-1000|
|Net Price Calculator||https://www.sacredheart.edu/admissions--aid/financial-assistance/full-time-undergraduates/net-price-calculator/|
|School Type||Private, 4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Master's College and University (larger programs)|
|Highest Degree Offered||Doctor's degree- professional practice|
The acceptance rate of Sacred Heart University is 66.12% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 22.00%. The application fees are $50 for undergraduate programs and $75 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✗|
|Acceptance Rate||66.12 %|
|Yield (Enrollment Rate)||22.00 %|
|Undergraduate Application Fees||$50|
|Graduate Application Fees||$75|
Tuition & Fees
SHU's 2022 tuition & fees is $45,230 for undergraduate students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $34,509.
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$45,230|
|Graduate Tuition & Fees||$34,509|
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 9,313 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 1,576 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. SHU has 6,417 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 2,896 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and Programs
|Number of programs||114 Programs|
|Number of online programs||24 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||1 Year Certificate|
2 Year Certificate
Doctorate (Professional Practice)
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✔|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|