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    2023 applications are now open!

    Contact us to learn more about the application process, financial aid, or any of our career-focused programs. Fall 2023 Early Action Deadline! Domestic freshmen submit your completed application by November 15 to receive an admissions decision by the holidays and priority consideration for scholarships — UB is test optional!

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    Take a tour and explore our campus

    Prospective freshmen, parents, and transfer students are invited to join our Undergraduate Open House on October 15 or November 5.

    Undergraduate Open House

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    Join Us at Knights Fest Homecoming Weekend

    Celebrate your Purple Knight Pride at Homecoming Weekend on October 7‑8, 2022.

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    Dental Hygiene Degree

    UB helps train dental hygienists to provide direct care and education on the prevention and treatment of oral disease in healthcare settings across the globe.

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    Provide Evidence-Based Care with Your Doctor of Chiropractic Degree

    Chiropractic job opportunities will grow faster than average by 2031.* As the only chiropractic school in New England, our School of Chiropractic allows you to take advantage of that projected job growth with a Doctor of Chiropractic degree.
    *U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

    Help Meet the Demand



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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 2021 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.*

UB Cares

The health and safety of the University of Bridgeport community remains our first priority. Our ability to move forward during this pandemic will require each of us, without exception — faculty, staff and students — to comply with all COVID-related health and safety rules as articulated by the Emergency Response Team.

Visit our continuously-evolving COVID-19 hub for vital information about testing, contact tracing, campus life and the University’s ongoing efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Hub


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Human Services Doesn’t Stop for the Summer

University of Bridgeport students do not stop serving the community when the heat rises. Summer is a generative time for our Human Services internship and practicum students. Our Human Services majors are doing great things in the greater Bridgeport area.


UB Introduces Minor in Industrial Organizational Psychology

Our growing Psychology program has added a minor in Industrial Organizational Psychology to its impressive list of options for students. Organizational Psychology as one of the biggest growth areas in the next decade and UB’s students now have more resources to enter this important field.

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Why Medical Laboratory Science Might Be Right for You

Medical laboratory scientists are essential members of the healthcare team and an MLS degree offers you the opportunity to learn the knowledge and skills needed for the analysis of blood and body fluids in clinical chemistry, hematology, immunohematology (blood bank) and microbiology.

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Why a Degree in Health Science Might be Right for You

A bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences is an interdisciplinary program designed to provide career advancement opportunities to entry-level health professionals as well as to individuals seeking to enroll in graduate professional programs in the health sciences.

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