Events

Apr
29
Fri
Wisteria Ball “A Knight of Royalty” @ Fantasia
Apr 29 @ 7:00 pm – Apr 30 @ 12:30 am

UB Wisteria Ball 2016The Class of 2016 presents the annual Wisteria Ball. Dress up and get  your dancing on!

All participants are required to use the University provided transportation to and from the event and complete a waiver.  Buses will begin boarding at 7:00 p.m.  The last bus will leave at 8:00 p.m. Buses will leave the venue at 12:30 a.m.

Apr
30
Sat
10th Annual UB SASD Alumni Design Event @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center
Apr 30 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

SASD flier 2.23.16

Please join us for an afternoon celebrating the accomplishments of David Kaiser ’76, President of Spark Design LLC. Hosted by Art Landi ’74, ID & UB Trustee, the reception will also include a viewing of the 2016 Senior Design Exhibition, featuring new design work from graduating SASD students.

Enjoy complimentary beer, wine, and hors d’oeuvres while you mingle with old friends and make new ones. Tour our studios, shops, and computer labs. Help us make this a night to remember by spreading the word to your classmates and friends!

Admission is free for you and a guest over the age of 21. Please RSVP to Kyle Buckley at 203-576-4034 or kbuckley@bridgeport.edu.

May
3
Tue
OPT Information Session @ Discovery Pavilion, Wahlstrom Library
May 3 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Are you graduating soon? Are you interested in applying for work authorization in the U.S. after you complete your degree? If so, please join us at one of our OPT Information Sessions to learn more about your eligibility, how to apply for OPT, and how to find a job!

Presented by International Student Services and the Center for Career Development.

May
7
Sat
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.

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).

May
8
Sun
Commencement 2016 – Division of Health Sciences @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Conferral of Degrees for the Division of Health Sciences’ graduate candidates from the Acupuncture Institute, Fones School of Dental Hygiene, Human Nutrition Institute, Institute, College of Chiropractic and College of Naturopathic Medicine Degrees will take place on Sunday, May 8, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. in the Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center, André and Clara Mertens Theater, 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport, CT.

May
12
Thu
Discover the Acupuncture Institute @ UBAI
May 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Come explore our University of Bridgeport Acupuncture Institute (UBAI) graduate level programs, including:
  • Acupuncture
  • Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Chinese Herbology
  • Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine – NEW!

Students will have the opportunity to tour the UB Acupuncture Clinic, view a clinic demonstration, and speak with the Director of UBAI and Admissions. Topics covered will include the application process, scholarship opportunities, and how our program can work for you.

Register here!

May
16
Mon
Physician Assistant Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Fl
May 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Students interested in the Master of Science in Physician Assistant are welcome to join us for information regarding the application process and program details.

Register now:

 

Monday, May 16, 2016

May
18
Wed
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.

May
19
Thu
Young Alumni Networking Event @ Bridgeport Bluefish Stadium
May 19 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport Alumni Association has teamed up with the Bridgeport Young Professionals Group to present you with a “home run” of an event! Join us on Thursday, May 19 from 6:30-9:00pm to cheer on the Bridgeport Bluefish as they take on the Somerset Patriots.  Enjoy the game from a private Party Box with appetizers, drink specials (including two FREE), raffles and FREE admission!  Support CT’s own minor league baseball team, network, and mingle with local Young Professionals and UB Young Alumni!

The stadium is walkable from the Bridgeport Metro North station and has plenty of parking ($7 per car).  Since this is a ticketed event and space is limited, registration is required!

Click here to register

Jun
4
Sat
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