Tunxis Community College

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"The Point Where The River Bends"
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Motto Education that works for a lifetime
Type Community college
Established October 1969*
President Cathryn L. Addy, Ph.D.
Dean Kirk Peters (Dean of Students), Michael Rooke (Dean of Academics)
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students ~7000[1]
Address 271 Scott Swamp Road, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
Campus suburban
Website tunxis.commnet.edu
  • chartered in 1969

Named after the Tunxis Native American Tribe, Tunxis Community College is a two-year public college located in Farmington, Connecticut, United States. It opened in 1969 and is currently one of the twelve colleges in the Connecticut Community Colleges system.[2]


Tunxis Community College is licensed and accredited by the Connecticut Board of Governors for Higher Education and accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Tunxis Community College: About the College". Tunxis Community College. Retrieved August 24, 2010. 
  2. ^ "CT Community Colleges". Connecticut Community College System. Retrieved August 24, 2010. 

Coordinates: 41°42′21″N 72°52′41″W / 41.7057°N 72.8781°W / 41.7057; -72.8781