Sleeping Giant State Park: Just across the street from our Mount Carmel Campus are more than 30 miles of maintained trails and a 4-story look-out tower. It’s a favorite of students, alumni, parents, faculty and staff.
Farmington Canal Heritage Trail: Located just across the street from our York Hill Campus is a 58-mile paved path, stretching from New Haven to the Massachusetts border. Along the route, enjoy historic structures, canal locks and other interesting sights.
East Rock Park: Situated between the Hamden and New Haven border, this 425-acre park is the perfect place for a hike, bike ride or kayak adventure on the Mill River.
Miles of shopping: From unique small shops to prestigious brands and outlets, there are numerous opportunities to spend afternoons window shopping and picking up unique and special items to showcase your personality.