Coast Guard
Military and Veteran Programs

Veteran Friendly Campus

Welcome veterans! The University of Bridgeport is proud to serve those who have served our country. Whether you are applying to UB for the first time, reapplying for admission after deployment, or transferring to the University of Bridgeport, our team of trained staff, faculty members, and financial aid counselors will ensure that you have the support you need to succeed in the university and in your career. If you are established professionally and looking to advance or if you are ready to make a vocational change or are just getting started in your post-service career, a UB degree can help you take those next steps.

Yellow Ribbon The University of Bridgeport is a proud participant in the Yellow Ribbon Program, a provision of the Post 9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act of 2010.

The Military Order of the Purple HeartThe University of Bridgeport was the second college in the state of Connecticut to receive the Military Order of the Purple Heart in recognition of the University’s support of military members, veterans and their families.



UB Student Financial Services

Alessandra Castagnetto
VA Certifying Official/Associate Director of Student Financial Services
Wahlstrom Library, G-Level
126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Phone: (203) 576-4695
Fax: (203) 576-4570

UB Student Affairs

Craig S. Lennon
Dean of Students
John J. Cox Student Center, Room 116
244 University Ave
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Phone: (203) 576-4392


Mr. J. Michael Robertson
Recruiting Operations Officer
Phone: (203) 931-2930