Southern Connecticut State University
Welcome to Southern Connecticut State University, a flourishing community of more than 12,000 students located less than three miles from downtown New Haven, near the artsy and historic Westville Village section of the city.
Founded as a teachers college in 1893, Southern has evolved into a comprehensive university offering 115 graduate and undergraduate programs. More than 700 faculty members lead students through a wide range of studies and research specialties.
You can explore Southern online by checking out the links on this page. Learn about life at the university and in New Haven, view maps and calendars, and find out about the unique partnerships Southern enjoys with this culturally rich region.
Southern is proud to be an institution of the Connecticut State University System.