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Post University

Waterbury, Connecticut, United States
Since our founding in 1890, Post University has experienced many changes. Throughout the years, one thing has persisted: our purpose, to deliver an exceptional educational experience that provides an extraordinary level of personal support.

Bachelor's programmes

Business & Management (5)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)
Law (1)
Social Sciences (1)

About

History

Post University has a rich history of providing students with the skills they need to compete in the global marketplace. From Post's founding in 1890 as a business school to support the training and educational needs of the blossoming industries of central Connecticut, it has been an excellent choice for career-minded individuals.

Education

Post University students can take courses entirely online or through a hybrid on-campus and online format. They can also learn on our traditional New England campus and experience our dynamic culture and tight-knit community while enjoying our residential experience, commuting from home, or learning during evening and weekends. 

Each course, regardless of major, is led by professional practitioners who bring years of practical experience and expertise in their respective fields into the classroom, in order to better prepare you for the real world upon graduation. 

Research

Our mission is to provide students with the knowledge, personal skills and experiences required to become leaders in their chosen careers. We prepare students to become confident, competent, and competitive participants in the global marketplace.

Career

The mission of Post University's Career Services Office is to enable and encourage students to make informed career decisions through diverse and comprehensive services, which can lead to successful internships and employment. Our purpose is to reinforce the necessary skills needed for students to succeed in the workforce–communication, critical thinking, collaboration, and creativity–based on a foundation of integrity and professionalism. 

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

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Services

Student services

Our Mission is to provide professional counseling services to students so that they can achieve their full potential in their personal, academic and professional lives. The Counseling Center also provides outreach programs and consultation services to students, faculty and staff; classroom teaching; and leadership and advocacy for university mental health policy and initiatives.

Housing services

Located on the lower level of the Leever Student Center, the Office of Residence Life seeks to help students reach their full potential, by striving to foster a healthy and safe living learning community. The Office of Residence Life embraces diversity and promotes its vision through individual enrichment and leadership development opportunities.

Library services

Students should order textbooks two weeks prior to the start date of the course in order to insure that a text will be available for that class. It is the students' responsibility to place their order with the Online Bookstore. Students may have the order shipped to their homes or may pick up the order at the Campus Store. 

ICT services

There is an IT Support hub within the campus that students can contact.

Medical services

At Post University we are serious about our students' health. Our Health Services office is staffed by one registered nurses and the University physician is available on a weekly basis. In addition, walk-ins are welcome during open hours.

Student Life

Campus life

Post University’s Office of Residence Life is focused on creating a strong and involved community of learners. By living on campus, it is our sincere hope that you will fully embrace your development inside and outside the classroom. Living in a community can come with unique challenges, but amazing rewards of friendship, growth, and connection.

Sports facilities

  • Country Club of Waterbury
  • LaMoy Field
  • Municipal Stadium
  • Sports Center of Connecticut
  • Drubner Center
  • Edgewood Bath and Tennis

Student clubs

A variety of social and educational clubs and organizations are available for participation for students. These organizations are designed around the needs and interests of the student population. Students are encouraged to join campus organizations as a means of meeting new friends and obtaining experiential learning opportunities outside of their regular classroom programs. The following clubs and organizations eagerly welcome all students.

Accreditation

Post University is licensed by the state of Connecticut through the Office of Higher Education. The purpose of licensure is to ensure that an institution and its academic programs (traditional classroom and online) comply with the quality standards required to operate in the state.

Waterbury, Connecticut, United States

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