How to Prepare for Careers of Tomorrow in 10 Steps

Students are now being educated for job titles that do not yet exist. Ten years ago, there was no such thing as an Autonomous Car Engineer, Nanotechnologist, Health-Care Simulation Educator, Social Media Marketer, 3-D Designer, Data Analytics Specialist, Virtual TV/Film/Theatre Set Specialist, Blockchain Developer or an Augmented Reality Designer.

Accepted Students Virtual Experience


Congratulations future Purple Knight! We are excited that you are interested in exploring and attending the University of Bridgeport. We have created this virtual tour of our campus and facilities for you as you make your college decision.  We look forward to seeing you in the fall!

Enjoy your virtual campus visit launching March 29!

Welcome by President Laura Skandera Trombley

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UB students awarded Critical Language Scholarship by the U.S. Department of State

Two University of Bridgeport (UB) students, Diane Doodnauth, and Amy Siranaula, have been awarded the highly competitive Critical Language Scholarship (CLS), sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.

UB appoints director for Innovation Center

The University of Bridgeport has appointed Chris Hamer, a tech innovator, entrepreneur, and marketing expert as director of its new Innovation Center. In his new position, Hamer will lead all activities related to the Student Entrepreneur Center, including the development and implementation of programs and events throughout the UB community. He also will lead industry and community outreach and fundraising to further the goals of UB’s entrepreneurship and innovation mission.

UB will host Faculty Research Day on March 23

Faculty Research Day, an annual celebration showcasing the expanse of research at the University of Bridgeport (UB), will be held on Friday, March 23. This year, Faculty Research Day focuses on the future of research and tomorrow’s scholars. A designated High School Research area, new to Faculty Research Day this year, will be dedicated to research by students’ from several Fairfield County high schools, including Fairchild Wheeler Interdistrict Magnet School, Stratford High School, Shelton High School, Notre Dame High School, and Bridgeport Aquaculture School.