The University of Connecticut Waterbury Campus will sponsor a Fall Open House for prospective undergraduate students and their families on Saturday, October 20 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m .  Students are welcomed to explore the various academic programs offered in Waterbury, learn about scholarship and financial aid opportunities, meet with faculty, staff and current students, and tour the Waterbury campus facilities. Prospective freshmen and transfer students are encouraged to attend.

The University of Connecticut is one of the nation’s leading public research universities and has been recognized by Kiplinger’s Personal Finance as being one of the “ top 35 best values in public colleges .”   The UConn Waterbury campus serves nearly 1,100 students annually who reside in nearly sixty neighboring cities and towns.  In its sixty years of operation, UConn Waterbury has opened the doors to educational access and excellence to thousands of Connecticut residents, many of whom have distinguished themselves in the fields of community service, business, education, law and politics. Today, the campus is located in a modern, state-of-the art facility in the heart of downtown Waterbury. Campus neighbors include the historic and completely renovated Palace Theater and a new arts magnet middle and high school, making the university’s location a beacon for educational and cultural enlightenment.

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