University of Connecticut
Undergraduate Admissions

Fall 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 Prospective Students

Sunday, September 30, 2018 &
Sunday, October 21, 2018

9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Check-in/registration opens at 7:45 a.m.

Open House page


Husky-for-a-Day

Multiple dates starting in late October through November.

Spend the day as it was meant to be seen – from the student perspective! Prospective 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


Storrs Transfer Student Open House

Friday, November 9, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Highlighted sessions include:

  • Faculty representing UConn's ten schools and colleges
  • Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid overview
  • Transfer student panel and Q&A
  • Breakout sessions on Residential Life, Career Development, and Enrichment Programs
  • Campus Tour 

Registration begins at 9:00 a.m. with welcome sessions beginning promptly at 9:30 a.m. Lunch will be provided. 

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School of Fine Arts: Discovery Day for Prospective Students at Storrs

Monday, November 12, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Observe and participate in classes, workshops, presentations, and exhibits for a unique opportunity to explore what it is like to be a student in the School of Fine Arts at the University of Connecticut in one of the four exciting artistic disciplines: Art & Art History, Dramatic Arts, Digital Media & Design, and Music.

Parking is available in the North and South garages and the Storrs Center Parking Garage (located on Royce Circle) for a nominal fee. Day's Agenda

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College Application Workshops

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Norwalk Community College
Norwalk, CT
Wednesday, October 24, 2018
UConn Avery Point
Groton, CT
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
UConn Waterbury
Waterbury, CT
Thursday, November 1, 2018
UConn Hartford
Hartford, CT
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
UConn Stamford
Stamford, CT
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Housatonic Community College
Bridgeport, CT
For all events except for UConn Stamford, registration begins at 5:30 p.m. and the Admissions & Financial Aid presentation will start promptly at 6:00 p.m.  Event Registration at UConn Stamford  begins at 6:00 p.m. and the Admissions & Financial Aid presentation will start promptly at 6:30 p.m.

We invite you to explore all that UConn and Connecticut Community Colleges have to offer. Join us for our College Application Workshop, which will include presentations by UConn's Undergraduate Admissions and Financial Aid offices, along with information on our Guaranteed Admissions Program through Connecticut Community Colleges. You will also have the opportunity to begin your UConn application on-site. Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend.

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UConn Visits Your Area

Our applicants come from every corner of the United States and all around the world. We understand not all students can visit campus, that’s why our admissions team attends information sessions at high schools and college fairs across the globe. Search for an upcoming visit in your area—we would love to meet you.

UConn Visits Your Area


International College Fairs

Learn more about applying for undergraduate admission at U.S. universities. Representatives from the University of Connecticut will be traveling to multiple international college fairs throughout September. Please visit the International Events page for information on locations and times.

International Events page

UConn Avery Point Fall Open House

Saturday, November 3, 2018
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Agenda includes:

  • Presentation on Admissions and Financial Aid processes
  • Academic program options
  • Clubs and Activities information
  • Campus tours of the Avery Point campus

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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!

Open House at UConn Hartford

Saturday, October 27, 2018 
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Check in opens at Infinity Music Hall & Bistro on Front Street in Hartford at 8:30am.

Agenda includes:

  • Explore academic offerings;
  • Connect with faculty, staff and current students;
  • Tour the UConn Hartford Campus and surrounding area;
  • Learn more about admissions and financial aid;
  • And discover all that we have to offer!

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Walk & Talk

Monday - Friday; Various dates and times
Hartford Times Building, Downtown Hartford

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

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Open House at UConn Stamford

Saturday, October 27, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

We encourage prospective students and their families to join us for our annual Fall Open House! Our Open House is a great opportunity to get more information about UConn Stamford, learn about the majors/minors we offer and take a tour of the campus and Residential Hall! You will also be able to talk with students, staff, and faculty. We hope you can join us for an eventful day!

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Talk & Tour Program

Monday - Friday by appointment

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

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Digital Media Discovery Evening

Thursday, November 1, 2018
6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

The University of Connecticut Digital Media and Design Department invites you to attend a Digital Media Discovery Evening at UConn Stamford. The event is open to prospective high school seniors and juniors who want to learn more about Digital Media, and the expanding selection of career opportunities that exist in Connecticut and beyond. Short keynote presentations from faculty and alumni will help de-mystify this highly disruptive field, while also offering specific information about one of UConn’s most popular programs. 

The Digital Media & Design major is available at the Storrs and Stamford campuses, and offers concentrations in support of the following areas:

•    Digital Media Strategies for Business
•    Web/Interactive Media Design
•    Motion Media
•    3D Animation
•    Game Design and Development

Students interested in the creative fields, as well as areas such as social meida, marketing, business, communications, computer science, and the humanities, should consider attending this event. For more information, contact ofonime.udo-okon@uconn.edu or visit dmd.uconn.edu.  

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Information Session for Prospective Students

Monday, November 12, 2018
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
UConn Waterbury

  • Learn more about the Admissions process
  • Meet informally with staff from various academic, advisory, support, and student service resource programs
  • Tour UConn Waterbury

Register Today!


Information & Tour Programs

Monday - Friday by appointment

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