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Avery Point

Academic Excellence

At UConn Avery Point, you’ll get all the benefits of a prestigious public research university in a small college setting. Established in 1967 on Long Island Sound at the mouth of the Thames River, UConn Avery Point inspires students with specialized programs that take advantage of our waterfront location and delivers an exceptional education in more traditional areas of study.

4-Year Degree Programs
Undergraduate Research Opportunities
Internationally Renowned Faculty
Education Abroad
Academic Center

UConn Avery Point Reopening FAQs

We are here for you, Huskies!  We know you have questions about the reopening of campus for Spring 2021.  We are hoping that the following FAQs will answer your immediate concerns.

Click here to watch our new video about the reopening of the UConn Avery Point campus for Spring 2021!

4-Year Programs

American Studies
English
General Studies
Marine Sciences
Maritime Studies

135+

Study Abroad Programs

72

Acres on the CT Coastline

Top 3 Reasons to Enroll

Value
Location
Student-Faculty Ratio

Important Deadlines

  1. Priority First-Year Student Application

    Deadline for Merit Scholarship & Honors Consideration. Notification of Admission Begins March 1

    Dec

    01

  2. FAFSA Financial Aid Eligibility

    Notification of Financial Awards Begins Mid-March

    Feb

    15

  3. Fall First-Year Student and transfer application

    Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis.

    May

    01

  4. Spring First-Year Student and Transfer Application

    Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis

    Oct

    01

Upcoming Events

Apr 22, 2021 | 4:00 PM

Let's Get Together Thursdays: Jackbox

online

Avery Point Campus

Apr 22, 2021 | 6:30 PM

EARTH/ART

Branford House Lawn

Avery Point Campus

Apr 28, 2021 | 2:00 PM

Pre Finals Bash - Virtual Airbrush T-shirts

virtual

Hartford Campus

Apr 29, 2021 | 4:00 PM

Let's Get Together Thursdays: 15 minutes To Calm

online

Avery Point Campus