Sacred Heart University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith.
Like many colleges with a religious affiliation, Sacred Heart is not "faith based" and is therefore unlikely to require a religious studies component. If an affinity with the Roman Catholic faith interests you, check out our ranking of The Best Roman Catholic Colleges and Universities.
Sacred Heart Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 8.0% of the student population at Sacred Heart. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Sacred Heart Disability Services.
Sacred Heart for the Military
While not a "service academy", Sacred Heart does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Sacred Heart Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Sacred Heart for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Sacred Heart University
Sacred Heart offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Sacred Heart University
There were 5,428 undergraduates in 2017. Full-time attendance was 4,794 (88.3%). Part-time attendance was 634 (11.7%).
Sacred Heart University is Ranked #1,026 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Sacred Heart is about average in terms of overall diversity. We rank Sacred Heart #1026 out of 2,238.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Sacred Heart University Competes in the NCAA
Sacred Heart has a total of 767 student athletes, 421 men and 346 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$21,047,132|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$21,047,132|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Sacred Heart University Athletics