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University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT
University Website: www.uconn.edu
Apply Online: www.admissions.uconn.edu/apply/survey.php
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The University of Connecticut (UConn) is a public research university in Connecticut. Known as a Public Ivy, UConn was founded in 1881 and is a Land Grant and Sea Grant college & member of the Space Grant Consortium. The institution serves more than 30,000 students on its six campuses, including more than 8,000 graduate students in multiple programs.

UConn's main campus is in Storrs, Connecticut. The university's president is Susan Herbst.

UConn is one of the founding institutions of the Hartford, Connecticut/Springfield, Massachusetts regional economic and cultural partnership alliance known as New England's Knowledge Corridor. UConn is a member of Universitas 21, a global network of 24 research-intensive universities, who work together to foster global citizenship and institutional innovation through research-inspired teaching and learning, student mobility, connecting students and staff, and promote advocacy for internationalisation. UConn is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.

Competing in the Big East Conference as the Huskies, UConn has been particularly successful in their Men's and Women's Basketball programs, winning a combined total of 11 NCAA championships.

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  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $25,152.00 avg tuition

352 Mansfield Road
Storrs, CT 06269
(860) 486-2000

Apply online Admissions:
www.admissions.uconn.edu/
Financial Aid:
financialaid.uconn.edu/

Areas of Study:

  • Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences
  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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University of Connecticut

Statistics:
Applied 27,247
Admitted 12,894 47%
Enrolled total 3,327
Full Time: 3,312
Part Time 15
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT Reading 550 640
SAT Math 580 670
SAT Writing 0 0
ACT Composite 25 29
ACT English 0 0
ACT Math 0 0
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 92%
4-year graduation rate 61%
6-year graduation rate 78%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

University of Connecticut

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $8,256.00 $8,256.00 $25,152.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $2,414.00 $2,414.00 $2,414.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $344.00 $344.00 $1,048.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $10,224.00 $10,224.00 $26,532.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,906.00 $1,906.00 $1,906.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $568.00 $568.00 $1,474.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $11,050.00 $11,050.00 $2,600.00
Other Expenses $2,650.00 $2,650.00 $2,600.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $70.00
Graduate Application Fee $55.00
Books and Supplies $850.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 79%
Percent receiving grant aid 63%
Avg amount of grant aid $11,028.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 54%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,474.00

University of Connecticut

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES
Agricultural Economics X X
Agriculture, General X
Agronomy and Crop Science X
Animal Sciences, General X X X
Horticultural Science X X
Plant Sciences, General X
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
Landscape Architecture X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
American/United States Studies/Civilization X
Area Studies, Other X
Latin American Studies X
Near and Middle Eastern Studies X
Women's Studies X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Animal Physiology X
Biochemistry X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Biomedical Sciences, General X
Biophysics X X
Biotechnology X
Botany/Plant Biology X
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology X
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology X
Conservation Biology X
Ecology X
Entomology X
Genetics, General X
Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography X
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology X
Microbiology, General X
Pathology/Experimental Pathology X X
Physiology, General X
Zoology/Animal Biology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Actuarial Science X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Commerce, General X
Finance, General X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
Insurance X
Investments and Securities X
Management Information Systems, General X
Management Science X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management X
Real Estate X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching X
Agricultural Teacher Education X
Curriculum and Instruction X
Educational Leadership and Administration, General X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
Music Teacher Education X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Special Education and Teaching, General X X
ENGINEERING
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering X X
Chemical Engineering X X
Civil Engineering, General X X
Computer Engineering, General X X
Electrical and Electronics Engineering X X
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics X
Engineering, General X
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering X X
Industrial Engineering X
Materials Engineering X X
Mechanical Engineering X X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Human Development and Family Studies, General X X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General X
Comparative Literature X
French Language and Literature X X
German Language and Literature X X
Italian Language and Literature X X
Linguistics X X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing X
Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services, Other X
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist X
Dental Clinical Sciences, General X
Dietetics/Dietitian X
Gene/Genetic Therapy X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X X
Medical Scientist X
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design X
Pharmacy X
Physical Therapy/Therapist X X
Public Health, General X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X
HISTORY
History, General X X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Advanced Legal Research/Studies, General X
American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Applied Mathematics, General X X
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biopsychology X
Medieval and Renaissance Studies X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X
Nutrition Sciences X X
NATURAL RESOURCES AND CONSERVATION
Environmental Science X
Environmental Studies X
Natural Resources/Conservation, General X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Jewish/Judaic Studies X
Philosophy X X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X X
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical X
Physics, General X X
Polymer Chemistry X
PSYCHOLOGY
Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics X
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X X
Economics, General X X
Geography X X
Political Science and Government, General X X
Political Science and Government, Other X
Sociology X X
Urban Studies/Affairs X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Acting X
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X X
Music History, Literature, and Theory X
Music, General X X
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology X

University of Connecticut Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Balanced Man Scholarship $1000 September 07, 2014
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