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    You’re invited to Accepted Students Day!

    Celebrate your acceptance to UB at Undergraduate Accepted Students Day on Saturday, April 6, 2024, 10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

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    Submit your 2024 application!

    Thinking of transferring to UB or starting a graduate degree program? It’s not too late to apply! Applications are still open — continue your educational journey at UB.

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    Applications are open for the fall 2024 semester!

    UB is test optional and it’s free to apply! Calling all first-year students: There is still time to apply since UB offers rolling admissions!

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    Greetings from University of Bridgeport!

    Our 56-acre campus is home to 14 schools, colleges and institutes, 7 residence halls, 4 dining facilities, a bookstore, a bowling alley, and so much more! Continue the next steps of your educational journey at UB!

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    Experience UB by taking a tour!

    See yourself at UB by joining one of our weekday campus tours. We also offer virtual information sessions and occasional Saturday tours throughout the year. Don’t forget to ask about our Nursing, Dental Hygiene, and Chiropractic tours!

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    Make a difference with a Master of Science in Education

    Prepare to influence the next generation of learners by earning your MS in Elementary or Secondary Education. You may be eligible to save over $25,000 on tuition through UB’s internship option!

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    Train for a rewarding career as a registered nurse

    UB’s Nursing programs help you develop the advanced skills needed to succeed in any healthcare setting. Whether you’re looking to jump-start your career or switch fields, UB has the Nursing programs you need to become a skilled healthcare professional.

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Focus on what counts

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Prepare for an in-demand career

As a career focused university, our 80+ programs prepare you for a successful future.

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Get the financial aid you need

99% of UB students receive grant or scholarship aid.*

*Based on fall 2023 data.

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You’ll never feel like a number

With our 16:1 student to faculty ratio, our uplifting, supportive culture ensures you never feel like a number.*


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James Howard Rebuilds the UB Women’s Basketball Team

When former Georgetown University Hoyas coach James Howard arrived on UB’s campus in 2023, he knew that he had been brought here for a reason. “We are trying to rebuild and restore the young women’s confidence here,” he says.

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Dean Elleithy Takes UB Engineering onto the Global Stage and into the Future

In fall 2023, University of Bridgeport’s Dr. Khaled Elleithy was listed as one of the world’s top 2% career-long cited scientists in all fields.

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UB Hosts Partners from CT Foodshare and Stop & Shop at Ribbon-Cutting for Renovated Student Food Pantry

University of Bridgeport was proud to host representatives from Connecticut Foodshare and Stop & Shop for the opening of a new location of its campus food pantry, Knight’s Pantry, on February 21, 2024.

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6 Tips for Parents of Teens Going to College for the First Time

Sending your kid off to college for the first time can be a daunting experience. To ease your concerns and help navigate this exciting yet nerve-wracking transition, we’ve curated a list of tips for parents of soon-to-be college students.

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Non-Discrimination Statement

University of Bridgeport is committed to preventing or eliminating all forms of discrimination in its education programs or activities in accordance with its commitment to all federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination in institutes of higher learning. The University provides equal opportunities to all students, or applicants for admission on the basis of; physical or mental disability (including perceived disability), predisposing genetic characteristics, hearing status, pregnancy, race, religion, color, sex, political affiliation, source of income, place of business, residence, creed, ethnicity, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, age, marital status, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran or military status (including disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran, and Armed Forces Service Medal veteran), domestic violence victim status or any other protected category under applicable local, state, or federal law, the Office of Civil Rights, the State of Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities, or other human rights agencies.

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