University of Connecticut
Undergraduate Admissions

Spring Events

Visit UConn. We’d like to meet you.

We invite you to explore all that UConn offers talented students such as yourself.  During these programs, you will meet some of our extraordinary faculty, staff and students that are committed to helping you reach all of your educational goals.

Storrs Open House for Admitted Students

Saturday April 13, 2019
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
(Registration opens at 7:45 a.m. in Gampel Pavilion. The welcome ceremony for future Huskies starts promptly at 9:00 a.m.)

Open House page


Husky-for-a-Day Program

Multiple dates starting in late March through April.

Spend the day as it was meant to be seen – from the student perspective! Admitted students have the opportunity to attend a class, visit a residence hall, enjoy lunch in a dining hall and explore campus with a current student host. 

Husky for a Day page

Admitted Student Receptions

Bridgewater, NJ
Wednesday, March 27, 2019

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
Maggiano's Little Italy
600 Commons Way
Bridgewater, NJ 08807
Wayne, PA
Thursday, March 28, 2019

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
White Dog Cafe Wayne
200 West Lancaster Ave. 
Wayne, PA 19087
Boston, MA
Tuesday, April 2, 2019

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. 
Boston Marriott Newton
2345 Commonwealth Avenue
Newton, MA 02466
New York, NY
Wednesday, April 3, 2019

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Chelsea Piers
Sunset Terrace, Pier 61
New York, NY 10011
North Bethesda, MD
Thursday, April 4, 2019

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Seasons 52
11414 Rockville Pike
North Bethesda, MD 20852
Long Island, NY
Thursday, April 4, 2019

6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
The Carltun
Eisenhower Park
East Meadow, NY 11554

Admitted students and their parents/guardians are invited to join us for a special dessert reception to learn more about the wide-ranging opportunities that make UConn one of the nation's top public universities. Area alumni, admissions officers and financial aid representatives will be available to answer your questions throughout the evening.

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UConn - Pre-Departure Orientation for New Students in China

Save the Date

The University of Connecticut is excited to bring a Pre-Departure Orientation to our new international Huskies in China for the first time. During this official UConn program, students will be provided with information on the following topics:

    • UConn Campus Life & Community
    • Academic Expectations at a Tier One Research University
    • Next Steps in Preparing for Arrival (including visa applications, financial managements, travel to UConn)
    • Living and Dining on/off Campus
    • Transitioning to a U.S. University & Cultural Adjustments

Shanghai
Friday, June 21, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

The Langham at Xintiandi
99 Madang Road
Shanghai 200021, China

Beijing
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Shangri-La Hotel at the World Summit
No. 1 Jianguomenwai Avenue
Beijing 100004, China

Registration:
Please watch out for registration details, which will be announced soon.

PLEASE NOTE THESE TWO ARE THE ONLY OFFICIAL UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT ORIENTATION EVENTS FOR OUR STUDENTS

Student 2 Student Panel at UConn Avery Point

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
6:30 p.m. with optional tour 
at 5:30 p.m. and financial aid session at 6:00 p.m.
Avery Point Auditorium

Join us for a Student 2 Student Panel and learn more about why UConn Avery Point is a great college choice! Current students will share everything you ever wanted to know about being a UConn Husky at Avery Point. A question and answer period will follow the presentation. 

Register Today!


UConn Avery Point Admitted Student Open House

Saturday, March 30, 2019
9:00 a.m. (check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Avery Point Student Center

We invite admitted students and their families to visit our beautiful seaside campus and explore all that UConn Avery Point can offer. Learn about academic majors and advising, financial aid, off-campus housing, student clubs and activities, and the campus change process to Storrs. Campus tours will be ongoing throughout the morning. 

Register Today!


Talk & Tour Program

Monday - Friday by appointment

Speak with an Admissions Officer and take a campus tour. Call the Admissions Office at (860) 405-9026 to schedule your appointment!

UConn Hartford Admitted Student Open House

Saturday, March 30, 2019 
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. (Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m.)
Connecticut Convention Center, 100 Columbus Blvd, Hartford

Please join us for an event in your honor! The day's agenda includes:

  • Explore academic offerings;
  • Connect with faculty, staff and current students;
  • Tour the UConn Hartford campus and surrounding area;
  • Learn more about involvement opportunities; and
  • Discover all that we have to offer!

Parking will be validated for the Convention Center Garage at 100 Columbus Boulevard.

Register Today!


Walk & Talk

Monday - Friday; Various dates and times
UConn Hartford, Hartford Times Building, 10 Prospect Street, Hartford

Meet with an admissions officer and other campus community members, and take a tour of the new campus. Tours begin at the Hartford Times Building.

Register Today!

UConn Stamford Business Day

Wednesday, February 20, 2019
5:00 p.m.

Come learn more about the School of Business, majors and minors offered, and the Business Connections Learning Community. Optional Campus and or Residential Hall Tours will be provided after the event.

Register Today!


Open House at UConn Stamford

Saturday, April 6, 2019
9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Check-in starts at 9:00 a.m. in the Welcome Center.

Join us at the UConn Stamford campus for a program featuring a resource fair, a chance to meet with Financial Aid Officers, tours of campus and UConn Stamford's student residential facility, and much more. Hear from our current students and faculty as to why UConn Stamford should be your top choice. 

Register Today!


UConn Stamford Shadow Day Program

Select Tuesdays and Wednesdays starting February 12, 2019 to April 10, 2019.
Tuesday sessions will start at 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. 
Wednesday sessions will start at 1:30 p.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. 
All sessions start at the Residential Hall, 900 Washington Blvd and end on campus at the Welcome Center (1st floor).

Have you ever wondered what it is really like to be a UConn Stamford Husky? This is your chance to join our pack for the day! You will get the opportunity to sit in on a college course, meet faculty, connect with a current student over snacks and have the option to go on a campus tour.

Register Today!


Talk & Tour Program

Monday - Friday by appointment

Get your questions answered about UConn Stamford and take a campus tour. 

Register Today!

Student 2 Student Panel at UConn Waterbury

Tuesday, March 12, 2019
4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
UConn Waterbury

Join us for a Student 2 Student Panel and learn more about why UConn Waterbury is a great choice! Current students will share their experiences and your questions about what it’s like to be part of the UConn Nation. This event will include a financial aid presentation, an optional tour of campus and the private student housing at the nearby Brown Building.

Register Today!


UConn Waterbury Discovery Day

Thursday, March 28, 2019
1:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
UConn Waterbury

UConn Waterbury's Discovery Day will give you first-hand experience on what it's like to be a student on our campus. Attend an information session, tour the campus and Brown Building student housing complex and then attend a class. High school juniors and seniors are encouraged to attend this special afternoon experience.

Register Today!



UConn Waterbury Admitted Student Open House

Saturday, April 13, 2019
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
UConn Waterbury

Learn about the exciting things happening at the University of Connecticut and locally at UConn Waterbury.  Chat with current students, faculty, and staff.  Attend a resource fair full of academic programs and students resources.  Take a student-led tour of campus or attend a student service presentation.  

Register Today!


Information & Tour Programs

Monday - Friday by appointment

To schedule your appointment, contact Carolyn Freer at (203) 236-9803.