Tours and Information Sessions

UB Undergraduate Tour

Come visit our seaside campus and learn about UB!

Don’t skip this very important step in the college decision process! Come and spend some time with us on our beautiful seaside campus, and learn why UB is one of the fastest growing universities in Connecticut.

Sign up for a weekday campus tour

Sign up for a weekend campus tour

The Office of Admissions offers campus tours on weekdays at 10:00 am, 12:00 pm, and 2:00 pm. Tours are provided by Student Ambassadors and offer prospective students a chance to ask questions one-on-one with a current UB student.

In addition, we encourage applicants and their parents to meet with a member of the Admissions staff and their respective Academic Department to discuss academic and career goals, as well as admissions and financial aid concerns.

Admissions Office Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Undergraduate Information Sessions

The University of Bridgeport Admissions Office offers Undergraduate Information Sessions for prospective students every Monday at 9:30 am or 1:30 pm and every Friday at 1:30 pm. The sessions take place in the Admissions Office on the 6th floor of the Wahlstrom Library at 126 Park Avenue in Bridgeport.

This is a great way to learn more about the UB’s admissions policy, financial aid, and academic programs. There is no need to register, but if you need additional information, please contact:

Jessica Crowley
Phone: 203-576-4812
Fax: 203-576-4941


Commencement 2016 – Undergraduate and Graduate @ Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

The University of Bridgeport will be celebrating its 106th Commencement Ceremony in May. Conferral of Degrees for the undergraduate and graduate candidates from the School of Arts and Sciences, Ernest C. Trefz School of Business, School of Education, School of Engineering, Shintaro Akatsu School of Design, College of Public and International Affairs, Physicians Assistant Institute and undergraduates in the Fones School of Dental Hygiene Degrees will take place on Saturday, May 7, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. in the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard, 600 Main Street, Bridgeport, CT.

Click here for more info!

This venue will enable everyone to graduate together with family and friends present (rain or shine) and allow for wonderful photo opportunities (thanks to the tiered seating).

Financial Aid Night #2 @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
May 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Register here!

Join us for an informative presentation about paying for college. Students will also have the opportunity to meet with their financial aid counselor regarding their financial aid packages.

Saturday Morning Campus Tour @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Jun 4 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Office of Admissions hosts weekday campus tours at 10:00am, 12:00pm and 2:00pm.  For students and families that are unable to join us during the week, the Office of Admissions has scheduled Saturday morning campus tours at 11:00am.

To register, click on the date on which you plan to tour UB:

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Transfer Day @ Wahlstrom Library - 6th Fl Admissions
Jun 11 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Register here!

Join us for our open house for undergraduate transfer students!

This event will include:

  • an admissions presentation
  • fee-waived application workshop
  • on-the-spot transfer credit evaluation
  • faculty “meet-and-greet”
  • campus tour
Undergraduate Summer Orientation @ Wahlstrom Library
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – Jul 12 @ 12:00 pm

At Summer Orientation you will have the opportunity to meet with your academic advisor, register for fall classes, learn about student support services, select your room, and meet future classmates.

Click here to register for one of the events below:

Freshmen Summer Orientation Session 1
Monday, July 11, 8:00 a.m. to Tuesday, July 12, 12:00 p.m.

Freshmen Summer Orientation Session 2
Friday, July 15, 8:00 a.m. to  Saturday, July 16th 12:00 p.m.

If you are a transfer student, join us for:
Transfer Summer Orientation
Wednesday, July 13th 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

In order to participate in Summer Orientation we must receive your $200 tuition deposit, health forms, and final official High School and/or College Transcript(s) before the day of the event.

To register for Summer Orientation, please register here  or call 1-800- 392-3582.