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Trinity College

Hartford, Connecticut, United States
At Trinity College, we believe in transcending boundaries. Defying standard definitions. Staying true to ourselves, and going our own way. We want you to do the same.

Master's Programmes

Humanities (2)
Social Sciences (2)

About

History

Founded in the spring of 1823 as Washington College (the name was changed in 1845), Trinity was only the second college in Connecticut.  Although its earliest heritage was Episcopalian, its principal founder and first president having been the Rt. Rev. Thomas Brownell, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Connecticut.

Education

If you want to become an engineer and minor in art, you can do that here. You can chase a career in politics and also cultivate a love of biology. It’s our mission to help you pursue whatever path you choose, and ensure that you gain real-world experience along the way.

Research

Through internships, research opportunities, community-based learning, study-away opportunities, and groundbreaking centers and programs, your academic pursuits will have a lasting impact—on you, and on the world.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards

Services

Student services

Dean of Students Christopher Card, Associate Dean Ann Reuman, and Associate Dean Robert Lukaskiewicz advise students on academic matters, provide general counseling about personal matters not requiring the services of a clinician, assist students with their transitions to college, and handle student discipline.

Housing services

Trinity College strives to ensure that students with disabilities will have the same opportunities to thrive academically and personally in their Trinity experience.  Trinity is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to students who are substantially limited by a diagnosed disability.

Library services

The Information Services division is housed in the Raether LITC and includes College and Watkinson Libraries as well as Information Technology Services. As the central research facility of the College, the Raether LITC is a place where students and faculty, collaborating with library and technology staff, come together for the serious work of scholarship.

Medical services

The student Health Center coordinates your medical care and health insurance when you are here on campus. Staff provide primary care for illnesses and prevention services in addition to health education programs.

Student Life

Campus life

The Trinity College Rome Campus, established in 1970, offers students an outstanding educational opportunity in the heart of one of the world’s great cities, where glorious treasures and haunting ruins of several magnificent civilizations are stage to a vibrant, modern capital.

Students enjoy a superb location, excellent faculty, a broad liberal arts curriculum, stimulating fieldwork in Rome, academic excursions throughout Italy and Europe, a variety of internship opportunities and the city’s unparalleled lively cosmopolitan culture.

Student clubs

Student involvement is an integral part of the Trinity College experience. The Office of Student Activities, Involvement & Leadership (S.A.I.L.) has oversight of more than 140 student-run organizations on campus.

Accreditation

Trinity College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

Student Reviews

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Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Overall, Trinity was an intellectually challenging experience that allowed me to gain important perspectives in the world.

I was expecting more
Anonymous rated 2 out of 5 stars

It does not have a welcoming environment for international students, despite attempts from the international students office

academics vs. social life
Anonymous rated 2 out of 5 stars

Small elite liberal arts college. very rich and homogenous. Academics are good, but social life is draining

Hartford, Connecticut, United States

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