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Ninety minutes from New York City and two hours from Boston, Quinnipiac's three campuses in Hamden and North Haven, Connecticut, offer a picturesque environment in which to live and study.  More about our campuses

Educating Future Leaders

Quinnipiac is one of a select number of universities in the country with a law school and a medical school. Our law school is consistently ranked among the nation's best and our medical school is unique in its focus on educating primary care doctors.  Learn more

A Comprehensive Education

At Quinnipiac, your educational journey encompasses more than just time spent in the classroom or laboratory. Learning takes place in residence halls, on athletic fields, during study abroad, internships, community-based service work and beyond.  Learn more

Quinnipiac News + Events

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New poll results available April 23

Results of a national poll on Iran, faith exclusion, gay marriage will be available on Monday, April 27 at 6 a.m.

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School of Nursing featured in USA Today top 10 list

USA Today named the School of Nursing at Quinnipiac University one of the top ten places to get a nursing degree in the United States.

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Quinnipiac University physician assistant students

Physician assistant program ranked in the top 5 in the nation

U.S. News & World Report has ranked Quinnipiac's Physician Assistant Program in the top five in the nation for 2016 Best Graduate Schools. Quinnipiac was tabbed at No. 5 when the magazine released its rankings March 10.

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Ireland's Great Hunger Institute hosting year-long Grey Nuns exhibition

Ireland's Great Hunger Institute at Quinnipiac University is hosting a year-long exhibition, "Saving the Famine Irish: The Grey Nuns and the Great Hunger," located in the Arnold Bernhard Library on the Mount Carmel Campus, 275 Mount Carmel Ave.

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School of Nursing receives $10,000 grant to support students

The School of Nursing has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Gertrude E. Skelly Charitable Foundation. The gift will be used to support nursing students with scholarships and emergency financial assistance in times of a serious need.

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Quinnipiac University students helping out as part of The Big Event

Quinnipiac students give back to local community during the annual Big Event

About 1,000 members of the University community took part in The Big Event, a day of community service, on Saturday, April 11. The Big Event is co-sponsored by Quinnipiac's Student Government Association and Community Action Project.

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School of Law to host panel on community criminal justice reform April 29

The Rev. Marilyn Baugh Kendrix and Marilyn Ward Ford will be the keynote speakers at the panel discussion, "Community Criminal Justice Reform: From Fairfield to Ferguson," from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 29, in the Ceremonial Courtroom at the Quinnipiac University School of Law Center on the North Haven Campus, 370 Bassett Road.

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Quinnipiac students at commencement

University will host undergraduate Commencement ceremony May 17

Adam Bryant, Kevin Carroll and Kal Penn will give remarks at the undergraduate Commencement ceremonies, which will take place on Sunday, May 17, on the University Quadrangle.

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Stew Leonard, Jr. and Dr. David Katz

Leonard and Katz will speak at graduate Commencement May 9

Stew Leonard, Jr. and Dr. David Katz will give remarks at the 2015 graduate Commencement ceremonies, which will be held on Saturday, May 9, at the TD Bank Sports Center on the York Hill Campus.

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Harold Hongju Koh

Koh to address graduates of the School of Law May 10

Harold Hongju Koh, Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School, will deliver remarks at the 2015 School of Law Commencement ceremony, which will take place on Sunday, May 10, at 10 a.m., at the TD Bank Sports Center on the York Hill Campus.

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Are there resources for students who are falling behind in a class?

- Rachel Booth '15


What are the professors like at Quinnipiac?

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What if I don't have a major?

- Pete Nikitas '14


How does Quinnipiac help with career planning?

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Global Citizenship

Student volunteering abroad

Volunteering Abroad

Some students spent winter break volunteering in remote corners of the globe.

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Wes Moore

Great Expectations

Youth advocate & author Wes Moore discussed the importance of education and making a difference in the world during a recent campus visit.

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Global Justice

Yale philosophy professor Thomas Pogge discussed "Designing for Human Rights: Food, Health, Climate," during a recent visit.

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Teaching + Learning

Serve Your Passion

Miguel Rosa witnessed life and death situations while deployed in Afghanistan, which inspired the young father to shift his career path from finance to nursing.

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Maximum Exposure

Partnership introduces high school students to college work, hoping to front-load academic success.

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Inquiring Minds

A group of local middle school students learned about the science of anthropology through a special program at Quinnipiac.

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Business + Entrepreneurship


Entrepreneurship and the Law

Sean O'Hare, owner of a merger and acquisitions firm, recently visited campus to discuss how risk-taking and the law work side-by-side.

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Fueling Success

Students gain firsthand knowledge about microlending through a service-learning program over winter break.

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Linking In

Women in the MBA program work to level the corporate playing field.

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Science + Technology

Students in Hungary

Digging Deep

QU team participates in archaeological dig in an effort to learn more about the Bronze Age of Eastern Hungary.

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David Niesel and Norbert Herzog

The Origin of AIDS

A pair of scientists delved into the origin of AIDS, debunking common misconceptions about the virus.

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Super Germs

Professors and students are looking for DNA that can turn ordinary bacteria into anti-biotic resistant super germs.

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Health + Medicine


Culture Change

Thought leader Dr. George Thibault shared his vision for revamping medical education to be more innovative and interprofessional.

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Safety Net for Seniors

Nurse Dana Garvey ’03 helped make the emergency room at a local hospital more senior-friendly.

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Tai chi session

Striking a Balance

Quinnipiac physical therapy students are studying the benefits of tai chi for older adults at risk of falling.

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Communicate + Innovate

Real-World Challenges

A class of engineering students was challenged to work in teams to create robots that could navigate an obstacle course. The project presented them with a real-world, hands-on project testing what they've learned throughout the semester.

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