Total Enrollment: 25,498
Institution Size: 20,000 and above
Campus Setting: Suburban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral and first-professional
School Calendar Type: Semester
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 17,345
Total Grad Enrollment: 8,153
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UConn is known for being a big sports school and it is, there’s no doubt about that. However, I think UConn goes unnoticed for lots of other aspects that are really incredible for a public...
I think the most intimidating thing about UConn is its SIZE. But no fear—allow me to put the size question in perspective! As a prospective student, you have to ask yourself what kind of...
Disclaimer: My experience is limited to the School of Fine Arts, which is essentially a separate college the has minimal interactions with the rest of campus.
I loved the community in which I...
General Education Requirements--where the professors expect that you don't want to work or learn anything, and you don't. Waste of time. Also, the campus--or rather, the 20,000+ people between 18...
The community of the school around events such as the Basketball Championship and other events put on by the school.
The large class sizes...especially introductory classes.
Every student at this school needs Sneakers for walking around campus
Every student at this school needs Initiative. Without it you will fall through the cracks. No one is going to hold your hand, if you want it, you have to go get it!
Another awesome thing is Living on campus!! A residence hall at UConn is like none other...I've made some of my best friends with my neighbors in my dorm at UConn. Tons of students live on campus and stay on campus on the weekends, so there is always something to do and always something going on. Take advantage of the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to live on a college campus--it's one you won't regret!!