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Academics

UConn’s rigorous majors prepare you for a lifetime of learning and accomplishment. You can select from a variety of UConn’s 110+ majors, completing your first 54 credits (typically two years) at UConn Avery Point, and then seamlessly transition to UConn’s main campus in Storrs to finish your bachelor’s degree. Or, complete your degree at UConn Avery Point by selecting from a number of four-year degree programs. Certain programs may require curriculum across multiple campuses to complete an approved plan of study.

Students seeking a comprehensive, outstanding education will find that and more at UConn Avery Point. Through classroom learning and unique hands-on experiences, UConn inspires you to be the best you can be.

Here, you can:

  • Learn from dedicated, world-class faculty
  • Participate in our ocean-focused academic programs and learn sailing, kayaking, and safe boat-handling
  • Perform cutting-edge research affiliated with innovative programs and centers, such as Project Oceanology
  • Benefit from the unique research partnership with Mystic Aquarium