Hartford is on a 320-acre campus in a suburban setting in West Hartford, Connecticut, not far from Hartford. Hartford has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Hartford also has fraternities and sororities.
Hartford has a thriving Program Council. In fact, more students participate in Program Council than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Hartford include Brothers and Sisters United, Hillel, Student Government Association and Residence Hall Association.
The Hartford community comes together each year for Hawks Fest, Spring Fling and Midnight Mania.
Hartford offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Hartford students live on campus. In 2021, 54% of undergrads at Hartford lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 46% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Hartford. There are 2,712 spots available in on-campus housing for all 4,521 undergraduates. In the 2020-21 school year, 2,325 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 85% students stay on-campus. First year students are allowed to park a car on campus.
Hartford offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of Hartford is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Hartford campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.
Hartford offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Additionally, Hartford has bicycle patrols.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Hartford, take Route 84 to West Hartford, CT. If you need to fly, book your flight to Bradley International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Hartford's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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