Wisteria Ball “A Night in Greece” @ Loading Dock
Apr 28 @ 8:30 pm – Apr 29 @ 12:30 am

 You’re invited to celebrate the Class of 2017 at the Wisteria Ball!

Click here to purchase your ticket: https://bridgeport.universitytickets.com/w/default.aspx

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$35 for students, $50 for guests

11th Annual SASD Alumni Design Event @ Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center
Apr 29 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Please join us for an afternoon celebrating the accomplishments of Gary van Deursen ’69, owner of Van Deursen LLC. Hosted by Art Landi ’74, ID & UB Trustee, the reception will also include a viewing of the 2017 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 Martine Sixto at 203-576-4034 or msixto@bridgeport.edu

Acupuncture Institute Information Session @ UB Clinic, Room 301
May 3 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 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

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 on the date that works best for you:

School of Education Information Session (Waterbury) @ UB's Waterbury Center
May 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Students interested in the School of Education are welcome to join us at our Waterbury location for information regarding the application process and program details.

To register, click on the date that works best for you:


Commencement 2017 – Undergraduate and Traditional Graduate @ Webster Bank Arena
May 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:45 pm

This ceremony is set to confer nearly 1500 degrees to undergraduate and graduate candidates from:

  • 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
  • School of Nursing
  • Fones School of Dental Hygiene (undergraduate)

Visit commencement.bridgeport.edu for more details.

Commencement 2017 – Graduate Health Sciences @ Arnold Bernhard Arts and Humanities Center
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

This ceremony is set to confer graduate candidates from:

  • Acupuncture Institute
  • Fones School of Dental Hygiene (graduate)
  • Nutrition Institute
  • Physician Assistant Institute
  • College of Chiropractic
  • College of Naturopathic Medicine

Visit commencement.bridgeport.edu for more details.

Physician Assistant Information Session @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Fl
May 9 @ 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 today! Click on the date below that work best for you:

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

UB Giving Day 2017 @ University of Bridgeport
May 17 @ 12:00 am – 11:45 pm

1984 alumni Tom and Sue O’Hara challenge you to a 24-hour Giving Day on May 17, 2017!  Our goal is to reach 250 donors by midnight and the O’Hara’s will give $20 for every donor up to $5,000!

Ways to show your Purple Knights Pride:

  • Visit bridgeport.edu/givingday on Wednesday, May 17 to make your gift
  • Call 203-576-4542 on May 17 between 7:00 a.m. and midnight
  • Send a check made payable to University of Bridgeport to the Office of Annual Giving, 219 Park
    Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604 with a postmark of May 17

For the latest, be sure to follow us on social:

For more information, visit bridgeport.edu/givingday!

MBA Information Sessions @ Mandeville Hall, Deans Suite
May 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

The University of Bridgeport’s Ernest C. Trefz School of Business and Office of Graduate Admissions welcomes prospective Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) students to learn about the M.B.A. program and how to position oneself for a successful application process.


To register, click on the date and time below that works best for you:

Transfer Tuesday @ Wahlstrom Library, 6th Floor
May 23 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Don’t delay in learning how the University of Bridgeport can maximize your transfer experience—join us for an upcoming Transfer Tuesday event!

Click to register for the day that works best for you:

Activities will include:

  • Application Workshop—Obtain a fee-waived application and merit scholarship decision
  • On-the-spot Transfer Credit Evaluations*—See how UB can maximize your transfer credits
  • Campus Tours—If you haven’t yet toured our beautiful seaside campus, now is your chance!

What to bring:

  • Unofficial transcripts from each institution attended
  • Proof of high school graduation

*Students interested in the following programs are not eligible for on-the-spot admissions decisions: Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Medical Laboratory Science.