We provide our 400+ undergraduate students a variety of options with six areas of interest: pre-vet/pre-grad, equine science, business management, food science, animal production, and animal biotechnology. These options allow students to gain industry specific experience for a wide variety of animal-related careers.


  • Block and Bridle Holiday Ham Sale

    The UConn Block and Bridle Club is hosting their semi-annual Holiday Ham Sale!  Click the link above for the order form and email Laura.Irwin@UConn.edu with any questions.  The deadline to order is Tuesday, November 20th. 
  • Job Opportunity

    The Department of Animal Science at the University of Connecticut College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources has an opening for a Horse Unit Manager.  Click the link above for more information and to apply.
  • August 2018 Animal Science Newsletter

    The August 2018 newsletter is here!  Read the newsletter by clicking the link above or click here to download the PDF and read past newsletters!
  • Fall 2018 Seminar Schedule

    Every semester, the Department of Animal Science hosts a seminar series.  The seminars are held on Fridays at 12:20 PM and all are welcome to attend.  Click the link above to see the schedule.  See this week's seminar speaker information here.  
  • Current Animal Science Research at UConn

    Read more about the current research in the UConn Department of Animal Science above!

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Department of Animal Science
Unit 4040
3636 Horsebarn Hill Road Ext.
Storrs, CT 06269-4040

George White Building Room 107
Open Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm
Phone: (860) 486-2413
Fax: (860) 486-4375
Email: AnimalScience@UConn.edu