University of New Haven, founded in 1920, is a private university located in West Haven, Connecticut. It has over 4,800 undergraduate students, and a suburban campus. UNH students have an experiential learning requirement to graduate; which could include an internship, faculty-supervised research project or study abroad program. They have a choice of over 100 on-campus organizations, including writing for its student-run newspaper, Greek life and recreational sports. The New Haven Chargers also receive a ton of support as they compete in NCAA Division II sports! For those who need a taste of the big city buzz, the university is only a short distance away from a weekend at NYC. Notable alumni include actor James McCaffrey and Master Chef L. Timothy Ryan. The university provides a solid liberal arts education combined with hands-on research and career related experience.