Undergraduate Admissions

Tours - Open House

‚ÄčAcademic Core Tours

Join a 20-minute walking tour led by student guides who will share their UConn experiences while describing the academic core of campus. The wait is usually shortest for tours starting at 11:00 a.m. Tours depart every 15 minutes in front of Homer Babbidge Library on Fairfield Way starting at 9:00 a.m.  Last tour departs at 2:00 p.m.

Residence Hall Tours

Explore various UConn housing opportunities and speak with our resident students about their diverse experiences. UConn offers nearly 20 residential communities. Students and staff will greet guests at each of the four open residence hall tour locations, provide a guided tour, and answer questions regarding community living. Residences are open for tours between 11:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

  • Alumni - (Traditional Freshman Housing) Belden Hall, Brock Hall, Eddy Hall, Watson Hall
  • Buckley & Shippee (Honors Housing) - North & South Tower
  • McMahon - (Traditional Freshman Housing) North and South Tower
  • Next Generation CT - (Learning Communities Housing) Residence hall for: EcoHouse, Engineering House, Eurotech House, Honors to Opportunities (H20) House, Innovation House, Public Health House, ScHOLA2RS House, and WiMSE House.

Student Recreation Facility Tours

Explore one of the most popular areas on campus with features that include basketball courts, a climbing wall, racquetball courts, fitness and weight lifting areas, a pool and an indoor track. Tours depart every 15 minutes beginning at 10:00 a.m. from the field house entrance.  Last tour departs at 2:30 p.m. 

Explore the Benton Museum

Take a self-guided tour of the Benton Museum, Connecticut's State Art Museum, located centrally on UConn's campus. Drawing largely from its collection of over 6,500 works of art, the museum presents exhibitions of art dating from the 15th through the 21st centuries. The museum also creates special exhibitions drawn from outside sources as well as loaned exhibitions. Visit the Benton's website to learn more about current and upcoming exhibitions.