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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    Celebrate UB during Homecoming and Knights Fest 2023

    Join us October 26-28 for a weekend of fun, food, and festivities while reconnecting with our community of Purple Knights! All are welcome to attend. To participate in this fun-filled weekend, register today!

    Register for Knights Fest 2023

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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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    Earn your Ed.D in Educational Leadership at UB

    Designed for working professionals like you, UB’s hybrid Ed.D program offers the flexibility you need to advance your career. With multiple tracks, you have the option of earning your 092 certificate while you complete your doctorate!

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    Attend UB’s Undergraduate Open House

    Join us for our Undergraduate Open House on Saturday, November 11, from 10 a.m.–2 p.m. to learn why #UBelong at UB and experience what life could be like as a Purple Knight! Customize your Open House experience through our specialized breakout sessions.

    Register today!

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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.*


All the Difference: Disability Pride Month at University of Bridgeport

Every July, University of Bridgeport joins organizations across America to recognize Disability Pride Month. This month celebrates all disabilities, including physical, intellectual, psychiatric, sensory, and neurodiversity — honoring the diverse experiences and accomplishments of disabled individuals.

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UB Nursing Students Get a First-Hand Look at the European Healthcare Model

During the 2023 spring semester, University of Bridgeport Nursing students traveled to Europe for a first-hand look at the European healthcare model. This trip was organized to expose UB Nursing students to global healthcare systems in our increasingly interconnected world.

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Diversifying the American Dream — Why Your Voice Belongs at the Leadership Table

Throughout America, historically marginalized communities are gaining unprecedented workforce and media visibility. While this is progress worth celebrating, endless opportunities to elevate diverse voices remain.

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Comprehensive Care in the Community

Lesly Valbrun, Board Certified Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine and UB alumnus, found his calling as a professor and clinical care provider through UB’s post-graduate Neuromusculoskeletal Orthopedic Residency program. Still, the passion and care Dr. Valbrun brings to the clinic and to the classroom isn’t limited to the scope of chiropractic practice.

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Non-Discrimination Statement

The 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 .