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Mitchell College at a Glance

College Type

Coeducational, residential college offering associate and bachelor degrees.

Founding

Mitchell College was founded in 1938. Click here to read about the history of Mitchell College.

Accreditation

New England Association of School and Colleges (NEASC)

President

Dr. Janet L. Steinmayer

Board of Trustees

Click here to view a list of our members.

Location

New London, CT - Suburban, residential, waterfront campus situated on the Connecticut shoreline, one hour to Hartford or Providence and two hours to Boston or New York City.

Campus

68 acres that include two beaches, athletic fields, a pond and wooded trails (Mitchell Woods)

Buildings

Administrative, instructional, athletic and residential buildings

Residence (Fall 2012)

• 60% of Mitchell College students live on campus
• 82% of first-time, full-time freshmen live on campus

Enrollment (Fall 2012)

• 858 students; 731 Full-Time
• 127 Part-Time (Includes 41 Thames Academy students)

 

Male/Female Ratio

• 53% male
• 47% female

Diversity

For Fall 2012, students of color account for 28% of the student body.

Geographic Diversity

Students come from 25 states, the District of Columbia, and 6 countries

Percent Receiving Financial Aid

90% of all degree seeking students received some form of need based and/or merit based (academic, involvement & leadership) aid.

Average Class Size

15 Students per Class

Student/Faculty Ratio

15 to 1

Semesters

Fall, Winter (3 week sessions), Spring, Summer (4 & 5 week sessions including summer enrichment programs)

Athletics

Mitchell College is a NCAA Division III member. Click here to learn more about our Athletic programs.

Support

Bentsen Learning Center (BLC)
Disability Student Services (DSS)

Tuition & Fees

Click here to learn about tuition and fees.