Prospective Students

Create Your UConn Story

Thank you for your interest in UConn Waterbury. At UConn Waterbury, you'll get all the benefits of a national top 20 public research university in a small college setting. For more than 60 years, UConn Waterbury has opened the doors to educational access and excellence for thousands of Connecticut residents. Today, the campus is located in a leading-edge facility in the heart of Waterbury's revitalized downtown.



Become Your UConn Story

UConn's rigorous majors prepare you for a lifetime of learning and accomplishment. Here are eight programs you can complete right here at UConn Waterbury, or in partnership with the Hartford and Torrington campuses:
  • American Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Business Data Analytics
  • English
  • General Studies
  • Human Development & Family Studies
  • Psychology
  • Urban & Community Studies

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All applicants must apply through either the Common Application (preferred for freshman and international applicants) or the UConn Application (preferred for transfer applicants). Students will select their campus and major choice when completing the application.

Dates and Deadlines for UConn Waterbury

Fall Semester Deadline (received by)
Freshman Transfers
July 1st
Spring Semester Deadline (received by)
Freshman and Transfers October 1st

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Students planning to apply to the Waterbury campus should click on the blue "UCONN Waterbury Application" button to access important information and the on-line application.

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