Goodwin University is an innovative learning community that empowers hard-working students to become sought-after employees.
We tailor our programs to address the needs of employers, and we shape them to fit the lives of students. Classes are conveniently offered year-round — days, evenings, weekends, and online. Degrees may be flexibly layered across certificate, associate, bachelor's, and master's programs in a variety of in-demand fields.
Better still, we surround our students with the personal support and the professional guidance they need — not just to earn degrees, but to change lives for themselves, their families, and their communities.
61% of our students have transferred here from other institutions.*
82% of our students get a job or continue their education within 6 months of graduation.**
98% of Goodwin students received grant or scholarship aid.*
*Fall 2020 student data **Students graduating from 7/1/2019-6/30/2020
Goodwin University Commencement
Watch the replay of Goodwin's Commencement ceremony with doctoral honorees Andrew Young and Smokey Robinson!
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Goodwin University Preserves Legacy of University of Bridgeport with Completion of Acquisition
The future of the University of Bridgeport began on May 24, 2021, as Goodwin University announced the completion of its acquisition of the majority of academic programs and real estate comprising the University of Bridgeport (UB).
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CTRA Named National Secondary Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America
The Connecticut River Academy (CTRA) at Goodwin University has been named the 2020-2021 National Secondary Magnet School of Excellence by Magnet Schools of America, the national association for magnet and theme-based schools.
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Reopening plans and additional COVID-19 Updates
Resources and updates related to the Coronavirus, including information on the Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund, can be found on our COVID-19 Response webpage.
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Fall New Student Orientation
To benefit student scholarships, financial aid, and programs.
Topstone Golf Course, South Windsor