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Mission

Mitchell College celebrates and develops the power of unique minds.

College Type

A four-year coeducational, residential liberal arts college offering bachelor degrees and associate degrees, Mitchell developed its distinct educational approach over 75 years, blending a tradition of mentoring with an expertise in teaching diverse learning styles to create a highly individualized model that benefits all students. Mitchell is committed to the broader community through building strong, creative and cooperative partnerships. Located on a beautiful waterfront campus in historic New London, it is also home to championship NCAA Division III athletics and the Duquès Academic Success Center which includes the renowned Bentsen Learning Center.

Founding

Mitchell College was founded in 1938.

Accreditation

New England Association of School and Colleges (NEASC)

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President

Janet L. Steinmayer, J.D.

Board of Trustees

  • Chair of the Board of Trustees Kevin R. Hennessy, J.D.
  • Vice Chair David G. Sandberg P’11
  • Secretary Bridget Baird, Ph.D.
  • Treasurer D. Scott Gibson
  • Mark Burke
  • Richard Carlson ’64
  • Patrick Caulfield P’15
  • Nancy Dolan ’74
  • Signe Gates, J.D.
  • Lucy Leske P’12
  • Robert K. Musil, Ph.D., M.P.H., H’09
  • Janet L. Steinmayer, J.D.
  • John P. Tymitz, Ph.D

Location

New London, CT – Suburban, residential, waterfront campus situated on the Connecticut shoreline, one hour to Hartford or Providence and two hours to Boston or New York City.

Campus

68 acres that include two beaches, athletic fields, a pond and wooded trails (Mitchell Woods)

Buildings

Historic homes and newer construction comprise administrative, instructional, athletic and residential buildings

Residence (Fall 2015)

69% of full-time Mitchell College students live on campus

Enrollment (Fall 2015)

  • 723 students: 615 full-time, 108 part-time

Male/Female

  • 56% male
  • 44% female

Diversity

For Fall 2015, minorities accounted for 33% of the student body.

What makes Mitchell work is the mix of students.

George Wezner, M.S.
Law & Justice Policy Studies Faculty

Geographic Diversity

Students come from 28 states, Washington D.C., and 10 countries.

Percent Receiving Financial Aid (Academic Year 2014-2015)

95% of all degree seeking students received some form of need based and/or merit based (academic, involvement & leadership) aid.

Average Class Size

14 Students per Class

Student/Faculty Ratio (as reported to IPEDS Fall 2015)

14 to 1

Semesters

Fall, Winter (two-week sessions), Spring, Summer (two-, four- and five-week sessions including summer enrichment programs)

Athletics

Mitchell College is a NCAA Division III member. Click here to learn more about our Athletic programs.

Support

  • Bentsen Learning Center (BLC)
  • Disability Student Services (DSS)

Tuition & Fees

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Consumer Information and Institutional Reports

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Institutional Review Board

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