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Late Opening on Wednesday, January 28

In the aftermath of the winter storm, the University of Hartford will open on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Classes will begin at 10:30 a.m.   snow closing guide

Until that time, the Commons, Subway, and Village Market will maintain regular hours for residential dining services and the Sports Center will be open normal hours for use by residential students only. Gengras Student Union and University Libraries remain closed until the University reopens Wednesday at 10 a.m. 

current as of 6:20 p.m., Jan. 27, 2015

Observer, Fall 2003

American Originals - An Opportunity for ReflectionAmerican Originals - An Opportunity for Reflection

When "American Originals: Treasures from the National Archives" comes to the University of Hartford in February 2004, visitors will have a rare opportunity to travel backwards in time to experience for themselves the promise and conflicts that created the United States of America.

Relying on Admissions,
Not Fund Raising

Reprinted from The Chronicle of Higher Education, August 1, 2003

For much of the 1990s, the University of Hartford's full-time enrollment dwindled. Moody's Investors Service, the bond-rating agency, downgraded the institution's public debt. And for five consecutive years, beginning in 1991, the university posted annual budget deficits of between $1-million and $5-million.

SEVIS Is Watching

All was not quiet on college and university campuses across the country this past summer. Many institutions were scrambling to meet an Aug. 31, 2003, deadline for registering their international students with the Bureau of Citizenship and Immigrant Services (formerly known as Immigration and Naturalization Services). The online registration program, Student Exchange Visitor Information System, or SEVIS, monitors the educational activities of all international students in the United States. 

Observer, Fall 2003Also in this issue:

The Career Counseling Center Turns 35

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Since it was established in 1985, The Entrepreneurial Center has helped hundreds of men and women like Aretha Duncan start their own businesses.  Read more