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Fast Facts for Students and Parents

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Marine Science
Maritime Studies

Other Degree Program: Bachelor of General Studies

Top 3 Reasons to Enroll

Small Class Size

Academic Excellence

Undergraduate research opportunities
Experiential Learning/Internships
Academic Center (free tutoring)
Renovated Library (quiet study, media stations for group study, computers)
NEXT GEN CT- $15 million to be invested at the Avery Point campus to modernize classrooms/labs and improve waterfront operations

Campus Center

New, multi-million dollar campus center, 300 seat auditorium, University dining services, game room, lounge, three outdoor patios

Student Life

ASG (Associated Student Government), Husky Ambassadors, Martial Arts, Scuba Club,
Eco-Husky, Mountain Biking, Sailing Club, Ultimate Frisbee, AVPT Alliance, Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Facility/Teams

Pool, gym, fitness center
NJCAA Conference (Men and Women’s Basketball, Men’s Baseball)

Waterfront Program

Recreational, instructional, and competitive water-oriented programs
Fleet of small sailboats and sea kayaks
Beachside facility bordering Thames River and Fisher’s Island Sound

Distance to Storrs

42 miles