Founded in 1890, Post University is a for-profit private higher-education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Waterbury (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Connecticut. Officially accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education, Post University (PU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. Post University (PU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 130 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this US higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. PU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.
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|Colours||Green and white|
|Address||800 Country Club Road
|Tel||+1 (800) 660 6615|
|Fax||+1 (203) 841 1163|
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended
- Secondary school record is required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is recommended
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is neither required nor recommended
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is recommended
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||800 Country Club Road, PO Box 2540
(203) 596 4500
800 345 2562
|Basic Classification||Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs|
|2000 Classification||Baccalaureate Colleges--General|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, medium, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||Very high undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, higher part-time institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, some graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program||Arts & sciences plus professions, some graduate coexistence|
Post University's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 10,320 physical volumes, 1,261 physical media, 14 digital/electronic medium and 45 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Post University provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 431 students in the 2018 academic year.
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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