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Visiting Campus

The welcome center at UConn Avery Point

Available Monday through Friday by appointment.

As one of the nation’s leading public research universities, the University of Connecticut awaits your visit. While on the Avery Point campus:

  • Take a campus tour for an up-close look at our state-of-the-art academic, recreational, and waterfront facilities.
  • Check out our Student Center, the hub of student clubs and organizations — and home to our awesome cafe, Mort’s.
  • Attend one of our many fascinating seminars, performances, or cultural events.

Tours are available most Mondays through Fridays, by appointment. Combine a tour with a visit to Mystic, a short 15-minute drive from campus. Campus tours are offered year round.

High School Juniors: Now is a great time to acquaint yourself with our Avery Point campus. Plan your tour today!

Contact Admissions for Tour:


Save The Dates

College Application Night

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
6 p.m.- 8 p.m.

Admission and Financial Aid presentations. Submit your UConn application that night with help from UConn staff.

RSVP: Avery Point Admissions Office


Fall Open House

Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
9 a.m.- 12 p.m.

We invite students to visit our beautiful seaside campus and explore how you can become part of UConn Nation!

RSVP: Avery Point Admissions Office


You will receive a confirmation email from our UConn Avery Point Admissions Office with additional details after you register.

Fall Admission Events RSVP

  • Please enter a value between 1 and 6. Please feel free to bring friends or family. Just be sure to let us know how many people are attending.

Visitor Parking

  • There are designated parking spots for visitors in the parking lot adjacent to the Branford House Mansion. All visitors must sign in at the Welcome Center.
  • Visitors may also park in the Visitor Parking area of Lot B.
  • There is additional meter parking just past the UConn Police Station (right turn) in designated spots on the “Parking Loop.”
  • Handicapped parking is available in Parking Area C (outside Branford House) in designated spots.