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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

Welcome New Students!

Once you have been admitted to UConn and have paid your deposit, you can learn about next steps and register for your Avery Point Orientation!

  • 4-YEAR PROGRAMS

    AMERICAN STUDIES
    ENGLISH
    GENERAL STUDIES
    MARINE SCIENCES
    MARITIME STUDIES

  • 250+

    STUDY ABROAD
    PROGRAMS

  • 72

    ACRES ON THE
    CT COASTLINE

  • TOP 3 REASONS TO ENROLL

    VALUE

    LOCATION

    STUDENT-FACULTY RATIO

Important Deadlines

Priority freshman application

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

Dec

01

fafsa financial aid eligibility

Notification of Financial Awards
Begins Mid-March

Mar

01

fall freshman and transfer application

Admission decisions are
made on a rolling basis

May

01

spring freshman and transfer application

Admission decisions are
made on a rolling basis

Oct

01

Upcoming Events

Apr 29, 2019 | 7:00 PM

Auditorium

Avery Point Campus

Apr 25, 2019 | ALL DAY

Horsebarn Hill Arena

Storrs Campus

Apr 25, 2019 | ALL DAY

All

Storrs Campus

Apr 25, 2019 | 10:00 AM

New London County Extension Center

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