Prospective Undergrad Students

Are you trying to decide which University and Animal Science Program is right for you? Let us help you make an informed decision. 

The University of Connecticut is currently offering a number of virtual and in-person events and tours to showcase all that UConn has to offer. These events are designed with one purpose in mind: to provide whatever information you may need about UConn. 

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Animal Science Learning Community students at the Big E Expo 2021

Admitted and Prospective Students:

Fall 2021 Campus Visit Days - Sunday, October 17 and Saturday, November 6

If you have additional questions, please follow these easy steps:

Step 1

Fill out the form below to arrange a virtual or in-person meeting with an animal science advisor. Please note: masks must be worn when indoors at in-person meetings.

(Prospective Undergraduate Student Form)

Visitors can speak virtually or in-person with a department faculty academic advisor to discuss the animal science program. The information on the form will be submitted to a member of the ANSC staff who will schedule a WebEx appointment or in-person meeting with the appropriate faculty advisor and contact you via email with the details of your meeting. Please indicate on your form whether you prefer in person or virtual.

Applicable requirements for all prospective students visiting campus:
    • To ensure the health and safety of the entire UConn community, all visitors are required to wear a mask or face covering while on campus and adhere to all safety measures, including physical distancing and hand hygiene protocols.

If you are interested in speaking to our Polo or Equestrian Team coaches, you can contact them directly. Contact information for coaches can be found here.

Step 2 

Schedule a campus tour of UConn virtually or for admitted students, check your applicant portal for details on fall 2021 campus tours. 

Step 3

If you are interested in learning more about the animal units on campus, additional information regarding self-guided tours here.

Take a virtual tour of Horsebarn Hill here.

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Department of Animal Science
Unit 4040
17 Manter Road
Storrs, CT 06269-4040

Tel: (860) 486-2413
Fax: (860) 486-4375