- Our campus has been in Waterbury, Connecticut since 1890—but at Post, we’re anything but your traditional New England university. That’s because we’ve never been afraid to reinvent ourselves, and the way we teach, in order to give you a better education—one that is relevant, forward-thinking and built on the knowledge you need to thrive in today’s changing job market. You’ll see that onward spirit not only in each professor and program, but also in yourself as you take on the college experience at Post. In a small, tight knit campus community, you’ll see firsthand what happens when a university decides never to settle.
Find out what students say about their experience at Post University.
Founded in 1890, Post University is a student-focused, career-driven university committed to providing students with the knowledge, personal skills and experience required to be leaders in their chosen fields.
At Post University, we offer an exciting, challenging environment where students not only learn about specific subjects, but they learn about themselves and the careers available to them. Perhaps most important, we have the resources and faculty needed to make sure each student gets the personal attention they need to succeed. Our student to faculty ratio is 15:1, which creates an ideal environment for daily interaction between students and their professors and classmates.
Post University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and College, Inc., through its Commission on Institutions of Higher Education. We are licensed by the State of Connecticut to grant associate, baccalaureate and master's degrees in areas including business, criminal justice, information technology, legal studies, sport management, equine business management, and social services, among others. Post University also offers 16 NCAA Division II men's and women's sports, as well as equestrian, dressage and western riding teams. The University also competes in the Collegiate Sprint Football League against well-known universities, such as Army, Navy, Princeton and Cornell.
Post University attracts students from all races, cultures, geographies, and socio-economic backgrounds. Approximately two thirds of Post University's 800 Main Campus students live on campus in one of six residence halls. Students are encouraged to live on campus and participate in the many social, athletic and community activities available to them.
Post University is located on 58 acres in the suburbs of Waterbury, Connecticut. Our campus and surrounding community offer a safe, scenic, friendly and convenient home for students. Our location in the heart of Connecticut provides convenient service from Amtrak's Northeast Corridor as well as airline service to Hartford. In fact, we're just 90 minutes away from New York City and two hours from Boston.
From academic programs to career experiences to facilities to personalized attention, Post University excels at providing students what they need to achieve their career goals.
Waterbury CT 06723