College Deliberately: University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut is a very large, public, four-year University that emphasizes research, culture and character located in a suburb of Storrs, CT. It is known for Business Administration and Management, General Studies and Psychology.

University of Connecticut

place 352 Mansfield Road, Storrs, CT 06269
phone Phone: (860) 486-2000
web Web: http://uconn.edu/
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Institution Accreditation Agency Status First Accredited Next Review
University of Connecticut New England Commission of Higher Education Accredited 1931-12-01 2027-06-30
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Student Centeredness

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The extent to which the institution’s website emphasizes students, as opposed to research, athletics or other pursuits, compared with peer institutions.

Student Services

Students with disabilities:
17% of students registered with learning or other disabilty.
‘Disability’ can include blindness or visual impairment that cannot be corrected by wearing glasses; hearing impairment (e.g., deaf or hard of hearing); orthopedic or mobility impairment; speech or language impairment; learning, mental, emotional, or psychiatric condition (e.g., serious learning disability, depression, ADD, or ADHD); or other health impairment or problem.

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University of Connecticut is in NCAA Division I-Football Bowl Subdivision. The largest three sports are:
Sport Total Athletes
Football Men’s 102
Rowing Women’s 61
Baseball Men’s 39

The complete list of sports at University of Connecticut is available for members.

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Tuition for University of Connecticut is in the 46.6 percentile of all colleges and universities, which we classify as affordable.
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We aim to provide you with the resources to properly evaluate a college or university. One way to do that is to watch how that college or university is discussed by others. Here, we provide overviews of that: how University of Connecticut is discussed on reddit and twitter.
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Tolland is a town in Tolland County, Connecticut, United States and neighbors the University of Connecticut in Storrs to the south. In the coming years, Tolland is looking to expand with new commercial and residential developments. /r/Tolland is a centralized place for Tolland residents to share their opinions about these new developments.
An approximation of whether tweets talking about University of Connecticut are, on average, positive or negative.
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Sentiment for tweets that say ‘University of Connecticut’ or an alias (see above). Twitter limits its API to the previous 7 days or 18,000 tweets. This chart shows the average daily sentiment of tweets containing University of Connecticut within those restrictions.
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