Student News

Jul 19, 2024

Mail Services open during Move-in Weekend

Mail Services will be open during move-in weekend for package pick-up only.

Jul 19, 2024

September 2024 Degree Application Deadline

Students who expect to graduate on Sept. 7, 2024, must submit an application no later than Wednesday, July 31. 

Jul 12, 2024

New Laundry Machines in Residence Halls

The University has partnered with Automatic Laundry to provide our residential students with an improved laundry experience.

Jul 09, 2024

UHart Scholarship Portal Open

Looking for additional scholarship support? The Scholarship Portal is now open.

Jun 04, 2024

Call for Student Success Stories

Submit your success story by June 10 and get a gift card in exchange.

May 28, 2024

Women's Golf Team Roster Spots and Tryouts

Tryouts will start during the week of Aug. 26.

May 16, 2024

Information About This Past Monday's Email Outage

Details about an outage Monday that caused all email from a account to bounce over a four-hour block of time.

May 09, 2024

Apply Now for Various $1,000 Scholarships from COHEAO

Application deadline is Saturday, June 15, for scholarships for the 2024–25 academic year.

May 06, 2024

Exit Counseling Requirement

Students that received Federal Direct Loans during their time at the University are required to complete Exit Counseling upon graduation.

Apr 29, 2024

Cap and Gown Pickup This Tuesday and Wednesday

Please pick up regalia at the campus bookstore between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. during these two days.

Apr 26, 2024

Commencement Day Shuttle for Student and Faculty Participants

Please reserve your spot by May 6.

Apr 26, 2024

HEAT's De-Stress Zone

Come de-stress with HEAT before finals on Wednesday, May 1.

Apr 25, 2024

Outside Grant Opportunity

The Lower Connecticut Valley Branch of AAUW (American Association of University Women) is offering a $3,000 grant to women who are pursuing an associate or bachelor's degree.

Apr 24, 2024

Exit Counseling Requirement

If you were a recipient of a Federal Direct Loan during your time at the University, federal regulations require you to complete Exit Counseling upon graduation.

Apr 23, 2024

IEEE Final Meeting

UHart's IEEE Student Chapter will be holding its final meeting of the semester on Monday, April 29.

Apr 22, 2024

Earth Day Action Item

Take one minute to sign this petition to ask Hartford insurance companies to stop contributing to climate change.

Apr 19, 2024

Class of 2024 Senior Activities

Don't miss out on our exciting Senior Week activities—all completely free!

Apr 17, 2024

Finals Care Packages

De-stress for finals by making a care package on April 24.

Apr 17, 2024

Legacy Medal Pickup

Show your legacy pride by stopping by the Career Studio and picking up your medal to be worn with your Commencement regalia.

Apr 16, 2024

Regional Admission Counselors Needed

Receive free-tuition for grad school by helping to recruit new students.

Apr 16, 2024

Life After College Series #6: Lessons from Recent Grads

Recent graduates will be giving advice and tips on navigating life and career after college on Tuesday, April 16.

Apr 15, 2024

Reminder to Update Your Payroll Address

If you are a student employee or faculty/staff member, please update your payroll address with the Human Resources Department as needed.

Apr 10, 2024

Career Takeover Day: Engineering and Cyber Security

Learn about opportunities in the fields of engineering and cyber security on Thursday, April 11.

Apr 08, 2024

Career Exploration Day—Last Chance to Register

Registration closes Wednesday, April 10, at midnight.

Apr 08, 2024

American Marketing Association Election Day on April 8

Join us on Monday, March 8, at 1 p.m., as we elect our 2024-25 E-board.

Apr 08, 2024

IEEE April Meeting & Officer Elections

The IEEE student chapter will be holding a meeting and officer elections on April 10.

Apr 08, 2024

2024 CHESLA Scholarship

Applications are due May 1, 2024.

Apr 08, 2024

Notes for Missed Classes from Health Services

Health Services may place a medical hold on your account for the days that you need to stay out of classes due to a documented medical illness.

Apr 08, 2024

Storage Squad Is UHart's Official Storage and Shipping Partner

Students are encouraged to store and ship items with Storage Squad over the summer or while studying abroad.

Apr 03, 2024

RSVP for All Kosher for Passover Meals

Kosher dining station will be closed throughout Passover.

Apr 03, 2024

Audition for NAfME's Annual Cabaret

Prepare your favorite musical theatre piece and send in an audition video by April 8.

Apr 01, 2024

Hillyer College Student Ambassador Application 2024-25

Applications are due by April 30.

Mar 28, 2024

Barney Offering Service-Learning Course With Local Micro Businesses

Students, consider taking this Small Business Practicum course, offering experience working with micro businesses in Hartford’s Upper Albany neighborhood.

Mar 28, 2024

HEAT's Star Wars Trivia

Do you think you know your Star Wars facts?

Mar 29, 2024

Psychology Internship Information Session

Are you interested in an internship in psychology?

Mar 28, 2024

HEAT's Disco Inferno

Ever wish you could redo your prom? Now is your chance!

Mar 28, 2024

Join the Athletics Social Media Team

Seeking work study students and interns for the 2024-25 school year.

Mar 28, 2024

Mascot Tryouts on April 19

Become an exciting part of Hartford history by performing as Howie.

Mar 27, 2024

2024-25 CAPFAA Scholarship Application

The Connecticut Association of Professional Financial Aid Administrators (CAPFAA) is pleased to announce the CAPFAA Scholarship for the 2024-25 academic year.

Mar 26, 2024

Join the Investment and Portfolio Management Club

Our first meeting will be on Friday, March 29, via Zoom.

Mar 26, 2024

IEEE Student Chapter March Meeting

The next meeting of the IEEE Student Chapter will be on March 27.

Mar 22, 2024

Career Exploration Day on April 18

Get an exclusive look at local organizations by shadowing professionals and networking with current employees.

Mar 22, 2024

Graduate Virtual Open House on April 2

Learn more about UHart's graduate programs.

Mar 21, 2024

Reminder to Commencement Participants: Cap and Gown Ordering Ends March 26

Online ordering of cap and gown will continue through Tuesday, March 26. Please order your regalia if you have not done so.

Mar 21, 2024

Mandatory Reporting Form for Overnight, University-Sponsored, Student Travel

Federal law requires the reporting of all overnight, University-sponsored, student travel.

Mar 20, 2024

Call for CETA Students to Share Success Stories

CETA students are invited to share stories of overcoming challenges.

Mar 18, 2024

Life After College Series #5: Buying a Home

Students will learn the key steps to buying a home and make a game plan.

Mar 19, 2024

Students & Your Circle of Support Event, March 26

Join the Center for Student Success for their Circle of Support webinar series.

Mar 19, 2024

Free Headshot Clinic

Free professional headshots for all students on Wednesday, March 20.

Mar 18, 2024

Resident Student Parking in D Lot

Resident students now have an additional 23 parking spaces in D Lot.

Mar 06, 2024

Submit Your Hawks Landed Form

Are you preparing to graduate and have already landed an amazing job? We want to hear from you.

Mar 07, 2024

2024-25 FAFSA Workshop on March 28

Stop by Hillyer 140 on Thursday, March 28, between noon and 2 p.m., to receive assistance in completing the 2024-25 FAFSA form.

Mar 07, 2024

Deadline for Undergraduate Colloquium Applications is Extended

Now accepting applications until March 13.

Mar 06, 2024

Spring Break Gift Day

University will be closed on Friday, March 15.

Mar 06, 2024

FAFSA Renewal Due April 1

The 2024-25 FAFSA is now available. All returning students should complete the FAFSA by the preferred completion deadline of April 1, 2024.

Mar 06, 2024

Commuter Student Association (CSA) E-Board Application

The application deadline is March 22.

Mar 04, 2024

Career Fair on March 5

There will be more than 40 companies and organizations represented.

Mar 04, 2024

Hartford Foundation for Public Giving Scholarships

External scholarship opportunity — new deadline is April 15, 2024.

Mar 04, 2024

Register for Motivote

Students can access non-partisan information about voting in the next election by signing up for Motivote.

Mar 04, 2024

1042-S Forms Now Available

1042-S forms for calendar year 2023 have been made available for distribution.

Mar 04, 2024

Prescription Medications Delivered to Health Services

You can have your prescription medications delivered to Health Services on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday, between 9:30 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. 

Mar 01, 2024

Red Cap Orientation Leader Second Round Applications

We are opening a second round of applications to join our 2024 Summer Orientation Team as a Red Cap.

Mar 01, 2024

ASCE Resume Review Night

Come and speak to professionals from CSCE to polish or create your resume.

Mar 01, 2024

Office of Student Health and Well-Being: Rest Assured

Take a sleep assessment, get some sleep tips, and grab some giveaway items in Commons PDR on Tuesday, March 5.

Feb 27, 2024

Students and Your Circle of Support Event on March 5

Join the Center for Student Success for its Circle of Support webinar series.

Feb 21, 2024

May 2024 Degree Application Reminder

Those planning to participate in May Commencement who have not yet filed a degree application must do so immediately.

Feb 22, 2024

Wellness Wednesday: Mental Health Check-in

Join us for a mental health check-in, in the GSU Hawk lounge on Feb. 28.

Feb 22, 2024

Career Skills Pop-up Workshop

Come to the Career Studio on Friday, Feb. 23, to learn about important career skills for landing that internship and/or a job!

Feb 22, 2024

Master of Architecture Program Announces New Thesis Prize

The Architecture is Free Foundation is sponsoring a $500 cash prize award to the student submitting the best thesis this spring.

Feb 21, 2024

Study Abroad for Architecture Students

Come hear about study abroad options for your major on Monday, Feb. 26.

Feb 20, 2024

Career Takeover: Health Professions

Come explore internship and job opportunities in the field of health and wellness at Career Takeover Day on Tuesday, Feb. 20.

Feb 19, 2024

Student Tickets Available for Lecture Event with Jesse Cole

Students can pick up tickets in the Career Studio and Commons for this unique lecture with Savannah Bananas owner Jesse Cole.

Feb 16, 2024

Hillyer Study Center Extended Hours

Effective as of Feb. 19.

Feb 15, 2024

SGA Student Session Town Hall

SGA wants to hear from you about what to address on campus! Stop by GSU 335 on Wednesday, Feb. 28, from 12:45 p.m. to 2 p.m.

Feb 12, 2024

Cigna Recruitment and Networking Party

Network with Cigna leaders, employees, and alumni on Thursday, Feb. 15. Free lunch will be provided!

Feb 12, 2024

Micro-Internship Workshop

Learn about how to obtain short-term, paid, project-centered internships on Wednesday, Feb. 14.

Feb 12, 2024

Interview Skills Coaching Clinic

Come to the Career Studio in GSU on Tuesday, Feb. 13, to learn important interview tips to land that job or internship!

Feb 08, 2024

Life After College Series #4: Personal Finance and Salary Negotiations

Come learn personal finance and salary negotiation tips!

Feb 08, 2024

Career Field Takeover: Finance & Analytics

Come explore internship and job opportunities within the field of finance and analytics on Thursday, Feb. 8!

Feb 07, 2024

Spring 2024 Circle of Support Webinar Sessions

The Center for Student Success will be hosting sessions of their webinar series, Students & Your Circle of Support, on March 5 and March 26.

Feb 07, 2024

2024-25 FAFSA Renewal

Make sure you complete your FAFSA for fall!

Feb 06, 2024

Emeriti Scholarship Announcement

Applications for the awards are due by Friday, March 8, by 4 p.m. 

Feb 06, 2024

Scholarship Opportunities for Civil Engineering Students

Scholarship opportunities are available for both undergraduate and graduate civil engineering students.

Feb 02, 2024

Presidential Search Update

A message to the UHart community from Regent and Search Committee Chair Michael Daglio '91.

Feb 05, 2024

IEEE Student Chapter February Meeting

Meet fellow students with an interest in electrical engineering, computer engineering, electronic engineering, or computer science on Feb. 9.

Feb 05, 2024

Humanities Center Seeks Students for 2024-25 Seminar on "Banned Books"

Students with a minimum of a 3.0 GPA who will be sophomores, juniors, or seniors in the 2024-25 academic year are eligible and will receive a scholarship if accepted.

Feb 05, 2024

Learn How to Network and Find a Mentor at "Creating a Career Best" Presentation

Hear from Gerry Lupacchino of Hartford Healthcare on Wednesday, Feb. 21. All students are welcome!

Feb 01, 2024

Transfer Credit Equivalencies Table Available

Transfer students from CT State Community Colleges can now view how their courses will transfer into the University of Hartford. 

Feb 01, 2024

Tips for Students Submitting Honors Contracts

Contracts are due Feb. 16.

Feb 01, 2024

2024-25 College of Arts & Sciences Student Ambassador Application

Applications are due by March 1.

Jan 30, 2024

Outdoor Siren and Text Alert Tests to Take Place on Feb. 2 at 4 p.m.

The siren alert test is expected to last only a few seconds—you do not need to evacuate your building or take action when you hear it.

Jan 30, 2024

Red Cap Orientation Leader Application

Want to help welcome new students to UHart? Apply to be a Red Cap! The deadline to apply is Feb. 15, by 4 p.m.

Jan 30, 2024

Degree Application Deadline is Feb. 9

The online degree application for students who expect to graduate on May 12, 2024, is now available. The deadline to complete a degree application is Feb. 9.

Jan 30, 2024

Apply for the Undergraduate Research and Creativity Colloquium

Students from across the University are invited to apply to present their work. Applications are due by Wednesday, March 6.

Jan 26, 2024

Message from the University Compliance Committee

We ask for your continued assistance and support in cultivating an environment consistent with the University of Hartford's core values.

Jan 30, 2024

Study Abroad Fair

Where will your next adventure be? Join us on Wednesday, Feb. 7, in the GSU Lounge to learn about study abroad options!

Jan 29, 2024

Last Day to Downgrade Student Meal Plan Selection is Jan. 31

Reminder to students that the last day to request a downgrade of your current student meal plan is Wednesday, Jan. 31.

Jan 29, 2024

1098-T Tax Return Document Available

Your 1098-T educational tax document for the year 2023 is available through Self-Service.

Jan 26, 2024

Graduate Research and Creativity Symposium

The event is scheduled for Tuesday, April 23, from 5 p.m. – 7 p.m., in the 1877 Club.

Jan 25, 2024

Support for Podcasting and Oral Communication Assignments

The School of Communication offers two resources that are available for faculty and students for support with podcasting and oral communication assignments.