First-Year Admissions

The undergraduate admissions team at Central Connecticut State University guides you through the application process. We’ll answer your questions about:  

  • Paying for college 
  • Achieving your academic goals 
  • Navigating campus life 
  • Finishing a degree you previously started 
  • And much more! 

Learn more about our flexible programs that fit your schedule!

Why Central? 

Central students live and learn in a vibrant, transformational campus community. Our students: 

  • Play an active role in our communities 
  • Learn-by-doing in local schools, businesses, and clinics 
  • Experience a "Blanket of Support” from a close-knit, welcoming campus where we treat you like family 

Honors Program

Designed specifically for intellectually motivated and academically qualified students, our Honors program provides an enriching academic experience that sets you on a path to success.

Program benefits:

  • $4,500 Scholarship Per Year
  • Priority Course Registration
  • Accessible to ALL Majors
  • Interdisciplinary Courses Offer a Variety of Unique and Interesting Class Topics
  • Smaller Class Size Advantage (25 Student Limit)
  • Intriguing Classes that Fulfill General Education Requirements
  • Thesis Class with a Topic of Your Choice

Learn more & apply today!

Central Family Portal

A new way to stay involved with your student and Central Connecticut State University. 

Access for Central Connecticut State University families sponsored by Central Parent & Family Programs

Log In to the Central Family Portal

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Academic Programs

Central offers more than 100 undergraduate majors, minors, and certificates. 

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Accepted Students

Now that you've been accepted, explore what’s in store for you at Central.

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International Students

Central Connecticut State University welcomes applications from students around the world.

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Student Activities

Have fun, try something new, and make lifelong friends! 

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Get Started

Choose your path to begin the application process.

Not Sure? Come See For Yourself!