Sacred Heart University
5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, Connecticut 06825-1000
|Level||Four or more years|
Financial Aid Office
Admissions OfficeOnline Application (Fee: 50)
|Total 2017 Full-Time Undergraduate Enrollment||4,982|
|Total 2017 Full-Time First-Year Enrollment||1,387|
|Total 2017 Total Enrollment||8,543|
|Middle 50% Range of HS GPA for Freshmen||3.5|
|Middle 50% Range of ACT/SAT for Freshmen||1,140|
|Accept Transfer Students||Yes|
|Minimum GPA of transfers||3.1|
|Total 2017 Full-Time Transfer Student Enrollment||124|
|Catholic Order Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|3 Most Popular Majors||Nursing, Marketing, Psychology|
|Unique Academic Programs||Biology - Coastal and Marine Science - being just a few miles from the coastline makes it easy for our students to get hands-on experience - Hospitality, Resort and Tourism Management - students get real world experience at our university-owned golf course - Programs in the School of Communication & Media Arts - being located clost to major media outlets makes it possible for students to intern and get jobs - First accredited master's in Athletic Training program - Sacred Heart also offers many study abroad opportunities including campuses in Dingle, Ireland, Luxembourg and Rome|
SHU is the first lay-led Catholic institution.
Students at SHU accomplish nearly 100,000 hours of community service per year.
SHUhas a variety of unique facility offerings including a CrossFit gym, a game room, a motion capture lab, an active trading floor and an audiology suite, a driving simulator and pediatrics clinics for our students majoring in nursing and health professions.