University Of Connecticut-Tri-Campus
College in Waterbury, CT
Perennially ranked the top public university in New England, the University of Connecticut now stands among the finest public institutions in the nation. UConn's main campus in Storrs is admitting the highest-achieving freshmen in University history. Student diversity continues to increase, as does the number of honors students, valedictorians and salutatorians who consistently make UConn their top choice.
read moreThe University of Connecticut is a national leader among public research universities, with more than 32,000 students seeking answers to critical questions in classrooms, labs, and the community. A culture of innovation drives this pursuit of knowledge throughout the University's network of campuses. Connecticut's commitment to higher education helps UConn attract students who thrive in the most competitive environments, as well as globally renowned faculty members. Our school pride is fueled by a history of success that has made us a standout in Division I athletics.
Tuition and Costs
read moreWe pride ourselves on being not only among the premier public research universities in the nation but also a best value among public colleges. The Office of Student Financial Aid Services is dedicated to working closely with students and their families to ensure all UConn students receive maximum financial aid consideration. More than 60 percent of UConn undergraduate students receive gift aid in the form of grants and scholarships. Incoming first-year students are automatically considered for most merit scholarships, and the vast majority of students finance a portion of their education with aid that may include grants, scholarships, loans, and student employment.
read moreBe a part of the next generation of Huskies who join together to inspire new possibilities, improve lives, and light the way forward. At UConn our incoming students are more academically accomplished than ever before. Learn to ask the big questions and discover how to answer them. Couple your curiosity, attitude, and initiative with a UConn education to gain an edge as you take on the world. Students from more than 100 countries choose to come to UConn not just for our rigorous academic programs and cutting-edge research opportunities, but also for our richly diverse and inclusive community.
read moreIt's not just Storrs that has something to offer. Our five regional campuses across the state at Avery Point, Hartford, Stamford, and Waterbury each boast a unique experience, while still being UConn at their core. So whether it's the main campus or a regional that you have your sights set on, schedule a visit, attend an event, or just stop on by to experience what it's like to be a Husky. There are many ways to explore life as a future member of our community, whether you're interested in our prestigious academic programs or curious about the clubs, activities, and volunteer opportunities that will enrich your studies.
read moreAt the University of Connecticut, we each have the potential to be something great. We're tenacious. We're fierce. We're ready. Because here, we're Huskies. What we start has the power to go on and on and on. On to bigger ideas. On to better answers. On to what matters most. Be a part of the next generation of Huskies who join together to inspire new possibilities, improve lives, and light the way forward.
read moreUConn is one of our nation's top public universities, home to the brightest faculty and students who deserve the best spaces in which to live and learn. We are building state-of-the art facilities that foster imagination, cultivate relationships, and advance innovation. UConn's strategic Master Plan provides the blueprint for improvements that will allow our flagship University to maintain its world-class status. UCONN 2000, 21st Century UConn, and in 2014, Next Generation Connecticut, the state's 10-year, $1.5 billion initiative, are transforming our facilities statewide, strengthening our research and education.
read moreWith more than 255,000 alumni worldwide, our community is a strong one. Your pride, your degree, your memories, and your accomplishments will forever tie you to UConn and to your fellow alums. But being a Husky is about more than just nostalgic memories of meeting lifelong friends or being inspired by a favorite professor. It's about connecting with others like you. It's about supporting current students. It's about uplifting our institution. From participating in mentor programs and networking events to reconnecting with others at special events to keeping up with UConn news, there are many ways to stay connected and give back to the University that gave you so much.
read moreAs one of the nation's top 25 public universities, UConn is actively engaged in promoting entrepreneurship and commercial ventures as part of its mission. Here to drive the future of innovation, enterprising students and businesses alike can tap into a variety of resources, from our Technology Incubation Program (TIP) to the Learning Community Innovation Zone and beyond. UConn supports every aspect of innovation and business development, from the research that breeds new inventions to connecting entrepreneurs with funding resources and training.