Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, the University of New Haven moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico and San Francisco. The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.
Offering degrees and certificates from the associate’s level to the doctoral level, UNH’s programs are housed in the following colleges:
- College of Arts and Sciences
- College of Business
- College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences
- College of Engineering
- College of Fine Arts
UNH offers several degrees totally online, with which students can set their own class times and places. Courses offer the same objective, expectations, and value as on-campus counterparts, and carry the same academic credit.
Accreditation & Licensing
University of New Haven is accredited by:
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)