University Of Connecticut Avery Point

Overview of University Of Connecticut Avery Point

UConn - Avery Point is located in Groton, CT (a medium-sized suburb). The school is a public institution. The highest degree level offered by UConn - Avery Point is the Bachelor's degree.

UConn - Avery Point Selectivity

The school does not offer open admission. Three quarters of students in 2007-2008 had SAT verbal scores of at least 440. Half of math SAT scores of accepted students fell between 450 and 570.

Student Body

The school had 748 enrolled students in 2007-2008.

More complete details are provided below.

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University of Connecticut-Avery Point
1084 Shennecossett Rd
Groton , CT 06340-6097
General Phone: (860) 486-2000

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UConn - Avery Point Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

UConn - Avery Point Student Body

In 2007-2008, UConn - Avery Point had a total enrollment of 748 students (591 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 53%
Women 48%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 69%
Black 3%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 5%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 16%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 48%
20-21 15%
22-24 11%
25-29 6%
30-34 4%
35-39 3%
40-49 5%
50-64 2%
65+ 0%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)


UConn - Avery Point Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 82 %
Part-Time 25 %

UConn - Avery Point Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Groton, Connecticut for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Connecticut Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

UConn - Avery Point Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Standardized Test Scores:

Test25th Percentile75th Percetile
SAT Verbal440560
SAT Math450570
SAT Writing460560
ACT Composite1625

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)required
Percent of Applicants Submitting SAT99%
Percent of Applicants Submitting ACT6%
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required
Other Standardized Testsnot required

UConn - Avery Point Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 7,744
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 22,456
Books and supplies $ 800

Financial Aid:
UConn - Avery Point participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 141705)

UConn - Avery Point Degree Programs (2007)

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