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Activities & Recreation

Work hard. Play harder.

Whether honing a hobby you’ve been doing for years, or trying something totally outside of your comfort zone, UConn’s various student clubs and activities provide you with boundless opportunities to get involved. Here’s just a sampling:

Nursing students in South Africa

Academic, Educational, Professional

Engineers Without Borders, Finance Society, Pre-Med/Pre-Dental Group, Student Nurses Association, Undergraduate Business Leadership Council

Alternative Spring Break of the Gulf Coast Restoration

Community Service

Alternative Breaks, Big Friends, Habitat for Humanity, HuskyTHON, Urban Plunge

T-Huskies, the UConn taekwondo demonstration team, performs during Asian Nite at the Jorgensen Center for Performing Arts


African American, Asian American, Intercultural, and Latino student associations

Yoga on Horsebarn Hill

Hobbies & Special Interests

Break Dancing, Car Club, Dumbledore’s Army, Project Fashion, Video Gaming, Yoga

Wilbur Cross from an aerial view


Pan-Hellenic Student Council, Residence Hall Association, Student Alumni Association, Student Union Board of Governors, Undergraduate Student Government

WHUS students


Daily Campus, Nutmeg Yearbook, UConn Student Television, WHUS Radio

UConn A Cappella groups perform at the Fall Rush Concert

Performing Arts

A cappella groups, The Filmography Club, Agents of Improv, Juggling Club, Marching Band

Super Flag

Political Activism & Advocacy

Animal Rights Club, Active Minds, College Democrats/Republicans, Students for a Sensible Drug Policy, Idealists United, Launching Activism Via Art, UConn Student Veterans

Male student riding a unicycle

Sports & Competition

Backyard Football Club, Cheerleading, Husky Xcursions, Kickboxing, Lacrosse, Sailing, Scuba, Skateboarding, Skydiving, Snowboarding, Surfing, Unicycle Club

If that’s not enough, we’ll help you create your own.