The University of Hartford is Committed to CommUNITY. Our students are from 48 states and 46 countries and our undergraduate minority student representation is 40 percent, one of the highest percentages at colleges in the Northeast. We proudly embrace our diversity in our Values Statement and celebrate it through programs and events.
Academic, activist, and author Angela Yvonne Davis was the keynote speaker at the University's 13th annual "Keeping the Dream Alive" observance of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in February. Davis received an honorary degree during the program. See highlights of the event here.
23 year-old Zachary Wood is one of the speakers brought to campus in February, 2019 as part of a series of events designed to encourage diversity of thought. Learn why he encourages uncomfortable conversations here.