University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT

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The University of Connecticut, located in rural Storrs, CT, offers many graduate programs including the highly ranked Neag School of Education, known for its kinesiology doctoral program. This public institution, founded in 1881, has a lot of fun and unique activities to do on its 4,313 acre campus including an on-campus movie theater and free skating at the school’s ice rink as well as several clubs and organizations.

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Quick Facts


2131 Hillside Road, Unit 3088
Storrs, CT 06269-3088
Institutional Control: Public
Year Founded: 1881

Admission

Academic calendar: Semester
January 15 application deadline
50% accepted

2015-2016 Tuition

Rolling Deadline for applying for financial aid
2% Used GI Bill benefits to partially or fully finance tuition and fees
$34,908 Tuition and Fees

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Summary


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School Details

Has guaranteed admission agreement with at least one other institution: Yes
Guaranteed admission agreement URL: Http://admissions.uconn.edu/content/transfer/gap

Programs Offered

associate degree, terminal associate degree, associate-transfer degree, bachelor's degree, doctorate, master's degree, post-bachelor's certificate, post-master's certificate

Majors Offered

Agricultural economics, Animal sciences, general, Agronomy and crop science, Horticultural science, Computer science, Special education and teaching, general, Elementary education and teaching, Agricultural teacher education, Music teacher education, Physical education teaching and coaching, Bioengineering and biomedical engineering, Chemical engineering, Civil engineering, general, Computer engineering, general, Electrical and electronics engineering, Engineering physics/applied physics, Environmental/environmental health engineering, Materials engineering, Mechanical engineering, Industrial engineering, Linguistics, German language and literature, French language and literature, Italian language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, general, Human development and family studies, general, English language and literature, general, Liberal arts and sciences/liberal studies, General studies, Biology/biological sciences, general, Biophysics, Cell/cellular and molecular biology, Animal physiology, Pathology/experimental pathology, Ecology, Marine biology and biological oceanography, Mathematics, general, Applied mathematics, general, Statistics, general, Natural resources/conservation, general, Environmental studies, Environmental science, Nutrition sciences, Multi-/interdisciplinary studies, other, Philosophy, Landscape architecture, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics, Anthropology, Economics, general, Geography, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Urban studies/affairs, American/united states studies/civilization, Latin american studies, African-american/black studies, Women's studies, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Technical theatre/theatre design and technology, Acting, Dramatic/theatre arts and stagecraft, other, Fine/studio arts, general, Art history, criticism and conservation, Music, general, Health/health care administration/management, Allied health and medical assisting services, other, Athletic training/trainer, Gene/genetic therapy, Cytotechnology/cytotechnologist, Clinical laboratory science/medical technology/technologist, Pharmacy, Dietetics/dietitian, Registered nursing/registered nurse, Business/commerce, general, Business administration and management, general, Accounting, Finance, general, Management information systems, general, Actuarial science, Marketing/marketing management, general, Real estate, Insurance, History, general, Speech communication and rhetoric, Journalism, Agriculture, general

Minors Offered

Aquaculture, Dairy husbandry and production, Horse husbandry/equine science and management, Agricultural and domestic animal services, other, Ornamental horticulture, Turf and turfgrass management, Animal sciences, general, Food science, Information technology, Computer science, Bioengineering and biomedical engineering, Electrical, electronics and communications engineering, other, Environmental/environmental health engineering, Materials engineering, Metallurgical engineering, Industrial engineering, Engineering, other, Nanotechnology, Linguistics, German language and literature, French language and literature, Italian language and literature, Portuguese language and literature, Spanish language and literature, Classics and classical languages, literatures, and linguistics, American sign language, other, Adult development and aging, English language and literature, general, Biology/biological sciences, general, Cell/cellular biology and anatomical sciences, other, Animal physiology, Biomathematics, bioinformatics, and computational biology, other, Biotechnology, Ecology, Marine biology and biological oceanography, Mathematics, general, Statistics, general, Environmental studies, Wildlife and wildlands science and management, Philosophy, Jewish/judaic studies, Philosophy and religious studies, other, Landscape architecture, Chemistry, general, Geology/earth science, general, Oceanography, chemical and physical, Physics, general, Psychology, general, Cognitive psychology and psycholinguistics, Criminal justice/law enforcement administration, Public administration, Anthropology, Economics, general, Geography, Political science and government, general, Sociology, Urban studies/affairs, Social sciences, other, African studies, American/united states studies/civilization, European studies/civilization, Latin american studies, Near and middle eastern studies, African-american/black studies, American indian/native american studies, Asian-american studies, Women's studies, Ethnic, cultural minority, gender, and group studies, other, Drama and dramatics/theatre arts, general, Technical theatre/theatre design and technology, Film/cinema/video studies, Art history, criticism and conservation, Music, general, Dietetics and clinical nutrition services, other, Business/commerce, general, Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial studies, General sales, merchandising and related marketing operations, History, general, Communication, journalism, and related programs, other, Agricultural business and management, general

General Student Body Information

Gender distribution: 
Total number of undergraduates: 18,395
Total number of degree-seeking full-time undergraduates: 17,524
Total number of degree-seeking part-time undergraduates: 492

Student Services

Basic services offered: nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, health insurance
Remedial learning services offered: N/A
Counseling services offered: academic, birth control, career, minority student, military, older student, personal, psychological, religious, veteran student
Campus safety and security services offered: 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols; Late night transport/escort service; 24-hour emergency telephones; Lighted pathways/sidewalks; Student patrols; Controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)

Activities

Student activities offered: Campus ministries, Choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, international student organization, literary magazine, marching band, model un, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook

Sports

Intercollegiate varsity nonscholarship sports offered for men: Golf, ice hockey, tennis
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for men: Baseball, basketball, cross country, football, soccer, swimming, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor)
Intercollegiate varsity scholarship sports offered for women: Basketball, crew (heavyweight), cross country, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, crew (lightweight), soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (indoor), track and field (outdoor), volleyball


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Crime Statistics

Criminal Offences - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 8 13 23
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 3 0 0
Aggravated assault 3 1 2
Burglary 54 38 31
Motor vehicle theft 0 17 14
Arson 3 2 0
Criminal Offences - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 6 9 18
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 1 0 0
Aggravated assault 1 1 1
Burglary 36 10 22
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 2 1 0
Criminal Offences - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Negligent manslaughter 0 0 0
Sex offenses - Forcible 0 0 2
Sex offenses - non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 1
Aggravated assault 0 0 0
Burglary 0 1 2
Motor vehicle theft 0 0 0
Arson 0 0 0
Arrests - On-Campus1 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 3 4 5
Drug law violations 164 193 164
Liquor law violations 44 20 14
Arrests - On-Campus Student Housing Facility2 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 2 0
Drug law violations 70 93 94
Liquor law violations 8 4 1
Arrests - Noncampus Building or Property3 2011 2012 2013
Illegal weapons possession 0 0 0
Drug law violations 0 0 1
Liquor law violations 0 0 0

Comments



1On-Campus: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area and used by the institution in direct support of, or in a manner related to, the institution's educational purposes, including residence halls; and (2) Any building or property that is within or reasonably contiguous to paragraph (1) of this definition, that is owned by the institution but controlled by another person, is frequently used by students, and supports institutional purposes (such as a food or other retail vendor).
2On-Campus Student Housing Facility: Any student housing facility that is owned or controlled by the institution, or is located on property that is owned or controlled by the institution, and is within the reasonably contiguous geographic area that makes up the campus is considered an on-campus student housing facility.
3Noncampus Building or Property: (1) Any building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (2) Any building or property owned or controlled by an institution that is used in direct support of, or in relation to, the institution's educational purposes, is frequently used by students and is not within the same reasonably contiguous geographic area of the institution.