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UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT

Undergraduate Admissions

College of Agriculture, Health & Natural Resources - Open House

Students have the opportunity to explore the majors offered in the College of Agriculture, Health, and Natural Resources with faculty from each department.  Be sure to check with the printed program distributed at Open House as presentation times and locations are subject to change.

Majors Include: Agricultural Education, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Allied Health Sciences, Animal Science, Applied and Resource Economics, Diagnostic Genetic Sciences, Dietetics, Environmental Sciences, Environmental Studies, Exercise Science, Landscape Architecture, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Natural Resources, Nutritional Sciences, Pathobiology, Sustainable Plant and Soil Systems. 

Dean's Welcome
Dodd Center, Konover Auditorium (DODD, E5)
Presentations at 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
The Dean’s Welcome will provide an overview of the College, academic and career resources, and student demographic information. Hear from faculty and students about what makes the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources a great place to study applied life sciences.

Allied Health Sciences
Oak Hall, Room 101
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. 

Animal Science
Andre Schenker Lecture Hall
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Guided Tour of Animal Barns 
11:15 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Bus transportation will be provided from Andre Schenker Lecture Hall to the animal units and back. 

Applied & Resource Economics
Oak Hall, Room 107
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Open discussion with faculty, staff, and students. 

Diagnostic Genetic Sciences
Oak Hall, Room 101
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Dietetics
Oak Hall, Room 101
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

*Environmental Sciences
Oak Hall, Room 111
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

*Environmental Studies
Oak Hall, Room 111
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

*Note: Environmental Sciences and Environmental Studies are also offered in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and will have academic information available in Laurel Hall from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. 

Exercise Science
Oak Hall, Room 117
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Landscape Architecture
Oak Hall, Room 110
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Open discussion with faculty, staff, and students. Walking tours from Oak Hall to Landscape Architecture studios in Young Building. 

Medical Laboratory Sciences
Oak Hall, Room 101
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Natural Resources
Oak Hall, Room 111
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Nutritional Sciences
Oak Hall, Room 112
10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.

Pathobiology
Oak Hall, Room 106
10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

Walking tour to Diagnostics Labs in Pathobiology/Atwater Building will leave from Oak Hall at approximately 11:30 a.m., following second presentation, and return by 12:25 p.m. 

Sustainable Plant and Soil Systems
Oak Hall, Room 109
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Open discussion with faculty, staff, and students.

Agricultural Education
Dodd Center, Foyer
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Open discussion with faculty, staff, and students.
Note: Agricultural Education is offered cooperatively with the Neag School of Education. 

Multi-Department and Pre-Professional Programs

Students interested in Pre-Veterinary Science may attend Animal Science and/or Pathobiology. Students interested in Dietetics may attend Allied Health Sciences and/or Nutritional Sciences.

Pre-professional health programs, such as pre-medical, pre-dental, pre-physical therapy, pre-physician assistant, etc. may be incorporated into Allied Health Sciences, Exercise Science, Nutritional Sciences, or Pathobiology in the College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources as well as majors in other schools and colleges.

Students interested in the Agriculture & Natural Resources interdisciplinary major may attend a combination of majors listed above and/or come to Dodd Center, Foyer for open discussion from 10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.