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The University of Connecticut offers graduate degrees in more than 150 fields of study, with over 7,000 enrolled students in doctoral, masters, and certificate programs. In the Fall of 2019, Graduate Admissions matriculated over 2,000 new students, of which 29% were international, representing 85 different countries.  Please visit our requirements and FAQ pages for more information on how to apply. Welcome to UConn Nation!


Letter from the Dean

Dean Kent Holsinger on why this is an exciting time to be at UConn and why UConn is right for you.

Why UConn?

UConn is a great university where you will be surrounded by the brightest students, staff, and faculty every day.  Go Huskies!

Life at UConn

The Graduate School is committed to creating a supportive environment within which you can pursue your educational goals.


By The Numbers

Admissions Edition


10,781

Number of applications received in 2018

29%

International students from 85 countries

150+

Degrees & programs offered

4,221

Newly admitted graduate students Fall 2019

2,122

Students awarded graduate Assistant-ships in 2018-2019