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UConn Academics

Innovate and explore.

Learning and academics are about exploring the things that interest you, growing with that knowledge, and finding the path on which you’ll be most successful. With 14 schools and colleges and more than 100 undergraduate majors, you’ll find what you’re looking for at UConn. And what if you come up with something unique to study? You can create your own major.

Whether you want to learn from the past by studying history or you want to set the course for the future with groundbreaking scientific research, learning opportunities here abound. Challenge yourself to reach new academic heights in rigorous courses taught by our expert faculty. Take advantage of undergraduate research awards including the Summer Undergraduate Research Fund or UConn IDEA Grants; study in a lab; or pursue a creative endeavor. Push yourself further, supplementing traditional coursework with enrichment such as Education Abroad or our acclaimed Honors Program.

Whatever you choose, we’re here to help you find your passion, unleash your curiosity, and go forth to succeed.