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2013 Orientation - Students Cheering on the Green

Mitchell College at a Glance

College Type

Coeducational, residential college offering associate and bachelor degrees.


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


New England Association of School and Colleges (NEASC)


Janet L. Steinmayer, J.D.

Board of Trustees

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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.


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


Administrative, instructional, athletic and residential buildings

Residence (Fall 2014)

• 54% of Mitchell College students live on campus
• 46% of Mitchell College students commute

Enrollment (Fall 2014)

• 747 students: 662 full-time, 85 part-time


Male/Female Ratio

• 52% male
• 48% female


For Fall 2014, minorities accounted for 31% of the student body.

Geographic Diversity

Students come from 24 states, Washington D.C., and 5 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

14 Students per Class

Student/Faculty Ratio

16 to 1


Fall, Winter (two-week sessions), Spring, Summer (two-, four- and five-week sessions including summer enrichment programs)


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


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

Tuition & Fees

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