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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

Visit Us!

FALL OPEN HOUSE
SATURDAY NOVEMBER 2, 2019

We invite you to visit our beautiful seaside campus and explore all that UConn Avery Point has to offer. Throughout the morning, you will have an opportunity to meet our extraordinary faculty, staff and students that are committed to helping you reach your educational goals. Take a campus tour hosted by our Husky Ambassadors, sample award-winning UConn Dining Services food, and check out our student clubs and activities.

 

Register for the Fall Open House!

 

  • 4-Year Programs

    American Studies
    English
    General Studies
    Marine Sciences
    Maritime Studies

  • 250+

    Study Abroad Programs

  • 72

    Areas on the CT coastline

  • Top 3 reasons to enroll

    Value
    Location
    Student-Faculty Ratio

Important Deadlines

  1. Priority Freshman 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 Freshman and transfer application

    Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis.

    May

    01

  4. Spring Freshman and Transfer Application

    Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis

    Oct

    01

Upcoming Events

Sep 19, 2019 | 6:00 PM

Teacher Certification Program for College Grads Info Session

Community and Professional Building

Avery Point Campus

Sep 20, 2019 | 11:00 AM

Marine Sciences Seminar: Steve Vollmer

Marine Sciences Building

Avery Point Campus

Sep 20, 2019 | 1:00 PM

Women Leaders Making A Difference

Student Center Auditorium

Storrs Campus

Oct 3, 2019 | 6:00 PM

Teacher Certification Program for College Grads Info Session

Community and Professional Building

Avery Point Campus