Experience UConn with an ocean view
Located on Long Island Sound at the mouth of the Thames River, UConn Avery Point challenges students with specialized programs that take advantage of our waterfront location and delivers an outstanding education in more traditional areas of study. At UConn Avery Point, you'll get all the benefits of a prestigious public research university in a small college setting.
Benefit from small classes, explore unique minors, and enjoy distinctly modern facilities like our Lowell P. Weicker Jr. Building, home to state-of-the-art marine sciences laboratories, outreach programs, and education. Through classroom learning and unlimited opportunities for undergraduate research, fieldwork, and internships across the many industries near campus, you’re bound to make waves at Avery Point.