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Mitchell College
New London, CT
Mitchell College, founded in 1938, is a private, coeducational college. Its 65-acre campus is located in New London.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 723
   Women 317 (43.8%)
   Men 406 (56.2%)
Graduate Students 0
Entrance Difficulty Minimally difficult
Overall Admission Rate 74% of 787 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA Not reported
SAT Math Not reported
SAT Critical Reading Not reported
SAT Writing
ACT Composite Not reported
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests       X
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities   X    
Cost of Attendance $49,280
  Tuition and Fees $31,780
  Room and Board $12,500
Average Percent of Need Met 79%
Average Freshman Award $13,783
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 23
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 20% of classes
10-19 students: 57% of classes
20-29 students: 21% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
New London Population 27,545
Nearest Metropolitan Area Hartford, CT and Providence RI
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing 80% of freshmen, 56% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Pequot
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 1.8% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.7% Asian
14.1% Black/African-American
11.7% Hispanic/Latino
4.6% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
63.5% White
2.5% Unknown
International Students 1.8% from 10 countries
First-Year Students Returning 81.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 33.6%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported