University of Bridgeport - an Accredited University in Connecticut

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    Greetings from University of Bridgeport!

    Our 56-acre campus is home to 14 schools, colleges and institutes, 7 residence halls, 4 dining facilities, a bookstore, a bowling alley, and so much more! Continue the next steps of your educational journey at UB!

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    Experience UB by taking a tour!

    See yourself at UB by joining one of our weekday campus tours. We also offer virtual information sessions and occasional Saturday tours throughout the year. Don’t forget to ask about our Nursing, Dental Hygiene, and Chiropractic tours!

    Schedule a campus visit!

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    Applications are open for the fall 2024 semester!

    UB is test optional and it’s free to apply! First-year students receive priority consideration for admission and scholarships when applying by the Early Action Deadline I of December 1.

    Apply now!

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    We’re still accepting applications for spring 2024!

    Thinking of transferring to UB or starting a graduate degree program? Applications for the spring semester are still open! Continue your educational journey at UB.

    Start your application



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Focus on what counts

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Prepare for an in-demand career

As a career focused university, our 80+ programs prepare you for a successful future.

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Get the financial aid you need

99% of UB students receive grant or scholarship aid.*

*Based on fall 2022 data.

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You’ll never feel like a number

With our 11:1 student to faculty ratio, our uplifting, supportive culture ensures you never feel like a number.*


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Coping with College: The Comforting Power of Transitional Objects

A bike, a hat, a phone, a cat. It’s not the title of a Dr. Seuss book. It’s a list of transitional objects helping UB first-year students navigate the difficult journey into their new life as college students.

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The College Application Process: Must Know Terminology

Applying to college can often feel like a whirlwind of unfamiliar terms and confusing acronyms. Still, understanding college application jargon is critical for smooth sailing through the college application journey.


Physician Assistant Program Achieves Outstanding 10-Year Accreditation-Continued Status

University of Bridgeport (UB) is thrilled to announce its Physician Assistant program has received a 10-year Accreditation-Continued status from The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA).

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Seeing the Whole Field: Diversity and Teamwork Build UB Soccer Teams’ Character and Skills

Every year, students from all over America and all over the world come together to play soccer on UB’s Knights Field. In that way, the soccer squads are microcosms of the way that diversity and teamwork interact in the larger UB community.

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Non-Discrimination Statement

University of Bridgeport is committed to preventing or eliminating all forms of discrimination in its education programs or activities in accordance with its commitment to all federal and state laws and regulations prohibiting discrimination in institutes of higher learning. The University provides equal opportunities to all students, or applicants for admission on the basis of; physical or mental disability (including perceived disability), predisposing genetic characteristics, hearing status, pregnancy, race, religion, color, sex, political affiliation, source of income, place of business, residence, creed, ethnicity, national origin (including ancestry), citizenship status, age, marital status, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran or military status (including disabled veteran, recently separated veteran, active duty wartime or campaign badge veteran, and Armed Forces Service Medal veteran), domestic violence victim status or any other protected category under applicable local, state, or federal law, the Office of Civil Rights, the State of Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities, or other human rights agencies.

All claims of alleged discrimination should be sent to .