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.


  • UConn Winter Riding Program

    Registration for the winter riding program (open to the public!) is now open! Gift the gift of riding to your loved ones or brush up on your skills and beat eh winter blues!  Click the link above for more information.
  • 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!
  • 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