StudentsReview :: The University of Connecticut
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
University of California -- Los Angeles, CA
Boston University -- Boston, MA
Boston College -- Chestnut Hill, MA

  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.

The University of Connecticut

Instate Tuition (2013-2014)
Out-of-state Tuition (2013-2014)

UConn Address

STORRS, CT 06269
General info:(860) 486-2000
Financial aid office:(860) 486-2819
Admissions office:(860) 486-3137University Homepage

Tuition + UConn Housing (2013-2014)

Undergrad Application Fee: $70
Grad Application Fee:$75

Tuition Payment Plan:Yes
Campus Housing Capacity:12,668
Freshman Must Live on Campus: No

University Makeup (2013-2014)

# of Undergrads: 18,920
# of Grad students: 8,921
# of Part time: 14
Total Students: 27,841




American Indian



Pacific Islander




Financial Aid

78% First time, full time students receive federal aid and the average amount is $1,486

17% of students receive State/Local grants and the average amount is $2,532

62% receive instiutional grants and the average institutional award is $7,533

49% receive student loans and the average amount is $7,435Net Price CalculatorFinancial Aid Website
Public 4 year or above Institution
Research Universities (very high research activity)
Doctoral/Research Universities--Extensive

Special Programs

Dental Program
MD Medical Program
Pharmacy Program
Law Program
Teacher Certifications

Admissions Requirements

Secondary School Record Required
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank N/A
Test Scores Required
Competencies N/A

Special Credits

HS College Credit: Yes
AP Credit: Yes
Life Experience Credit: No
Special Credits(other): No

Applicants Admitted

53% men vs 54% women admitted

Applicants vs Admissions (2013-2014)

Men Applicants:12,937
Women Applicants:14,542
Men Admitted:6,902
Women Admitted:7,843

Student Services

Library On Campus
Counseling Services
Employment Services
Placement Services
Day Care On Campus


• Accounting
• Acting
• Actuarial Science
• Adult Development and Aging
• Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
• Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
• Advanced Legal Research/Studies
• African-American/Black Studies
• Agricultural Economics
• Agricultural Teacher Education
• Agriculture
• Agronomy and Crop Science
• Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services
• American/U.S. Law/Legal Studies/Jurisprudence
• American/United States Studies/Civilization
• Animal Physiology
• Animal Sciences
• Anthropology
• Applied Mathematics
• Area Studies
• Art History
• Athletic Training/Trainer
• Audiology/Audiologist
• Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
• Biochemistry
• Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
• Biology/Biological Sciences
• Biomedical Sciences
• Biophysics
• Biotechnology
• Business Administration and Management
• Business/Commerce
• Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology
• Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology
• Chemical Engineering
• Chemical and Physical
• Chemistry
• Civil Engineering
• Classics and Classical Languages
• Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
• Cognitive Psychology and Psycholinguistics
• College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
• Community Health and Preventive Medicine
• Comparative Literature
• Computer Engineering
• Computer Science
• Conservation Biology
• Criticism and Conservation
• Cultural Studies/Critical Theory and Analysis
• Curriculum and Instruction
• Cytogenetics/Genetics/Clinical Genetics Technology/Technologist
• Cytotechnology/Cytotechnologist
• Dental Clinical Sciences
• Dentistry
• Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services
• Dietetics/Dietitian
• Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
• Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
• Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts
• Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft
• Ecology
• Economics
• Education
• Educational Assessment
• Educational Leadership and Administration
• Educational Psychology
• Educational/Instructional Technology
• Electrical and Electronics Engineering
• Elementary Education and Teaching
• Engineering
• Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
• English Language and Literature
• Environmental Science
• Environmental Studies
• Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
• Family Systems
• Finance
• Fine/Studio Arts
• Firefighting and Related Protective Services
• French Language and Literature
• Gene/Genetic Therapy
• General
• General Studies
• Genetics
• Geographic Information Science and Cartography
• Geography
• Geology/Earth Science
• German Language and Literature
• Health and Medical Administrative Services
• Health/Health Care Administration/Management
• Health/Medical Psychology
• Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
• History
• Homeland Security
• Horticultural Science
• Human Development and Family Studies
• Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration
• Human/Medical Genetics
• Industrial Engineering
• International Policy Analysis
• Investments and Securities
• Italian Language and Literature
• Jewish/Judaic Studies
• Journalism
• Kinesiology and Exercise Science
• Landscape Architecture
• Latin American Studies
• Law
• Law Enforcement
• Legal Professions and Studies
• Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
• Linguistics
• Literature
• Literatures
• Management Information Systems
• Management Science
• Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
• Marketing
• Marketing/Marketing Management
• Materials Engineering
• Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
• Mathematics
• Mechanical Engineering
• Medical Scientist
• Medicine
• Medieval and Renaissance Studies
• Microbiology
• Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
• Music
• Music History
• Music Performance
• Music Teacher Education
• Natural Resources Management and Policy
• Natural Resources/Conservation
• Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
• Nursing Practice
• Nursing Science
• Nutrition Sciences
• Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
• Oceanography
• Other
• Pathology/Experimental Pathology
• Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
• Pharmacy
• Philosophy
• Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
• Physical Therapy/Therapist
• Physics
• Physiology
• Plant Sciences
• Political Science and Government
• Polymer Chemistry
• Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing
• Psychology
• Public Administration
• Public Health
• Public Health Education and Promotion
• Real Estate
• Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
• Research Methodology and Quantitative Methods
• Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
• Social Work
• Sociology
• Spanish Language and Literature
• Special Education and Teaching
• Speech Communication and Rhetoric
• Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
• Statistics
• Tax Law/Taxation
• Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
• Testing
• Urban Studies/Affairs
• Web Page
• Linguistics
• Measurement
• Theory
Compare UConnSave UConn

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college tuition an... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→