Student News

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 26, 2024

Call for Talent, Fashion, and Art for "Culture Shock" Showcase

We're calling for talent, art, and fashion presentations to showcase the vibrant tapestry of cultures at the upcoming Culture Shock 2024!

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 05, 2024

Cell Phone Verification Email

UHart community members should have received an email asking you to confirm or update your cell phone number.

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 05, 2024

Follow-up to Friday's Text Alert and Siren Test

Steps to take if you did not receive the test alert sent Friday.

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 deadline to submit applications to present at the annual Graduate Research and Creativity Symposium is March 8.

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.

Jan 23, 2024

Change of Major Request Now on Self-Service

Request a change of major online using the "Change of Major Form."

Jan 22, 2024

Annual Writing Contests Now Accepting Submissions

Every year, the Department of English and Modern Languages holds writing competitions in multiple categories, recognizing and awarding student work.

Jan 18, 2024

Honors Contracts Due Feb. 16

Reminders for those submitting and receiving Honors contracts.

Jan 12, 2024

Student Employment Reminders from HRD

HRD would like to take a moment to remind all of our supervisors and student workers about the University’s policy regarding student employment. 

Jan 12, 2024

International Student Employment Reminders for F-1 Visa Holders

Reminders for F-1 visa regulations for on-campus and off-campus employment.

Jan 05, 2024

DEIJB Action Plan, 2023–2025

This plan represents a roadmap to advance excellence by leveraging existing successful DEIJB initiatives while forging innovative new strategies and ideas.

Jan 05, 2024

Minimum Wage Increase

Effective Jan. 1, 2024, Connecticut’s minimum wage increased to $15.69 per hour. This affects the hourly rate paid to all student workers and/or all temporary employees.  

Dec 20, 2023

Health Services Hours and Info During Break

Health Services will be operating remotely Dec. 21–Jan. 9 with a provider on call to speak with students by appointment.

Dec 15, 2023

Scholarship Opportunity Available

The Town & County Club Fund Scholarship is available for qualifying women at the University of Hartford. 

Dec 12, 2023

Seeking Honors Ambassadors for Spring 2024

Consider serving as an Honors Program Ambassador next semester!

Dec 12, 2023

Volunteer Peer Counselors Needed

Help your fellow Hawks by applying to be a peer counselor!

Dec 06, 2023

Student Referees Needed for UHart Rec

Looking for a job on campus? We are looking to have more student referees to officiate intramurals!

Dec 05, 2023

HEAT's De-stress Zone

De-stress with HEAT before finals!

Dec 05, 2023

Now Enrolling General ESL Classes for Spring 2024

General English as a Second Language classes will be offered during the spring semester.

Nov 30, 2023

Calling All Juniors and Seniors for the Global Hawks Program

Any spots that are still available for the Global Hawks Program are open to juniors and seniors beginning Thursday, Nov. 30.

Nov 29, 2023

Wellness Wednesday: Financial Wellness

Have a question about your tuition, billing, or holds? Learn more about your finances this Wednesday, Nov. 29, in GSU!

Nov 29, 2023

RA Selection 2024-25

Apply to be a Resident Assistant for the 2024-25 academic year!

Nov 28, 2023

Resume Review Clinic

Bring your resume to the Career Studio on Tuesday, Nov. 28, to receive feedback from professionals!

Nov 28, 2023

Career Field Takeover: Marketing and Digital Media

Meet with ten companies that are actively recruiting on Thursday, Nov. 30!

Nov 27, 2023

Resident Assistant (RA) Selection 2024-25

The Office of Residential Life has started the Resident Assistants (RA) selection process for the 2024-25 academic year.

Nov 16, 2023

Commencement Information for 2023-24

A reminder that UHart has moved to a single-day ceremony in May to celebrate those earning degrees throughout the academic year.

Nov 17, 2023

2024 Intramural Registration Now Open

Registration for 2024 intramurals begins on Nov. 17.

Nov 15, 2023

Udall Foundation Scholarships

Scholarships are available for students of Native American or Native Alaskan descent and for non-native students with an interest in the environment.

Nov 14, 2023

Submissions for Student Art Exhibit Now Open

All UHart students are invited to submit their artwork to the 2024 Alexander A. Goldfarb Juried Student Exhibition! The deadline for submissions is Jan. 2, 2024.

Nov 09, 2023

Reminders and Checklist for Residential Students

Information for campus residents as we near the holidays and semester break.

Nov 10, 2023

Scheduling Final Exams in Access-Ability Services

Access-Ability Services is now scheduling final exams for students with testing accommodations. Students must schedule final exams by Wednesday, Dec. 6.

Nov 06, 2023

Northern Spain Study Abroad Info Session, Nov. 6

Spend a week abroad on our faculty-led program to Northern Spain this Spring Break, while earning credits towards IB 310/610, UISS 165, or UISC 165!

Nov 02, 2023

Set Clocks Back This Weekend

With the early arrival of darkness starting next week, please use extra caution when driving and walking on campus.

Nov 03, 2023

Global Hawks Program Spring 2024

Affordable study abroad Mayterm programs for first and second-year students.

Nov 02, 2023

Professional Headshots for Students

Stop by the Career Studio to get a free professional headshot on Thursday, Nov. 2, between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Nov 02, 2023

Students & Your Circle of Support Event, Nov. 7

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

Nov 02, 2023

Info Session for Global Hawks Program

Join us today from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., in GSU 333 to learn more about the Global Hawks Program opportunities available to you!

Nov 02, 2023

Secret Service Recruitment Info Session

The info session is open to all and will be on Thursday, Nov. 2, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., in Konover.

Nov 01, 2023

Learn More About the Middle East: Spring 2024 Courses

Consider enrolling in one of these courses to learn more!

Nov 01, 2023

Advance Registration

Registration for spring 2024 classes begins in November with the start of priority registration on Wednesday, Nov. 1.

Nov 01, 2023

Faculty Senate Announces 2024 University Scholars Program

The deadline to submit proposals is Monday, Dec. 11, 2023.

Oct 31, 2023

NBC Sports to Visit UHart on Thursday, Nov. 2

Come out and meet the executives from NBC Sports-Stamford to find out about jobs and internships in the sports world.

Oct 30, 2023

Fall 2023 Engagement Survey

The Division of Student Success has launched its Fall 2023 Engagement Survey to receive our students' feedback around events, activities, recreation, and other co-curricular experiences.

Oct 30, 2023

International Student Friendsgiving on Nov. 16

Connect with your international UHart community over traditional American Thanksgiving holiday foods.

Oct 27, 2023

Seeking Students to Enroll in USP 400

The deadline for proposal submissions is Monday, Dec. 11, 2023, by 5 p.m.

Oct 26, 2023

Trick or Treat: Tips for a Safe Halloween

Join us on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., in Commons PDR for tips on how to stay safe this weekend!

Oct 26, 2023

Career and Internship Fair, Nov. 2

The Office for Career and Professional Development is hosting the next Career and Internship Fair on Thursday, Nov. 2, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Oct 26, 2023

Apply for the Barney Student Ambassador Program

Are you looking to be more involved in Barney? Apply to become an ambassador and make a lasting impression on those looking to join our community!

Oct 26, 2023

New Supply Chain Course Being Offered in Barney

Explore one of the fastest-growing fields and professions in business by enrolling in SCHL340.

Oct 24, 2023

Resume Bootcamp Hosted by PRSSA UHart

Join us for our workshop on Oct. 25, hosted by Alum Jocelyn Feder, VP Human Resources.

Oct 23, 2023

American Marketing Association Meeting

Join us on Monday, Oct. 23, for our second meeting of the year with special guest, Amelia Sponauer!

Oct 23, 2023

TalkCampus Available for UHart Students

Free mental health resource for students are available 24/7.

Oct 20, 2023

Next Life After College Workshop

Get matched with an alumni mentor at the workshop on Monday, Oct. 23, at 4:30 p.m.

Oct 20, 2023

Office of Marketing & Communication is Hiring Student Workers

OMC is hiring student workers for a variety of positions.

Oct 18, 2023

Download the New My UHart Mobile App

The enhanced app offers new features and seamless functionality.

Oct 19, 2023

Students & Your Circle of Support Event, Oct. 24

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

Oct 18, 2023

I am the First: Share Your First-Generation Story

Seeking first-generation college students who would like to share their stories.

Oct 17, 2023

Volunteers Needed for Special Olympics Connecticut Unified Sports Holiday Classic

Held on Nov. 18 and 19 in East Haven and Hamden.

Oct 17, 2023

Mental Health Check-in

Join us this Wednesday, Oct. 18, at the GSU Hawk Lounge from noon to 2 p.m., for a mental health check-in.

Oct 16, 2023

Last Call For Text Submissions

Aerie has extended the text submission deadline to this Wednesday, Oct. 18!

Oct 16, 2023

Elizabeth Cathles Award: Call for Proposals Extended for Graduate Applications

The deadline has been extended to Oct. 27 for graduate student applications only.

Oct 16, 2023

Career Field Takeover for Technology

Stop by to learn about internship and full-time opportunities in technology on Thursday, Oct. 19, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Oct 16, 2023

Mocktails Networking Simulation Event

There are only 10 spots left for the Mocktails networking event hosted by the Office of Career and Professional Development — RSVP today!

Oct 16, 2023

Registration is Starting Soon

To ensure you are able to register on your assigned date, make sure any financial holds are resolved.

Oct 11, 2023

Newman Night: Caramel Apples

Join the Newman Club to make your own caramel apple!

Oct 11, 2023

Join Aerie for an Open Mic!

Short stories, poems, songs -- we want to hear them!

Oct 11, 2023

Apply for the Dorothy Goodwin Scholars Program

$1,000-$3,000 is available for research and projects.

Oct 09, 2023

Student Listening Session for President Search on Wednesday

Day and time change to Wednesday, Oct. 11, from 1 to 1:45 p.m., in GSU.

Oct 09, 2023

Join Student Philanthropy Ambassadors

Join a team of student volunteers working to promote philanthropy within our campus community!

Oct 09, 2023

Aspiring Educators Diversity Scholarship Program

Scholarships are available for education students in Connecticut.

Oct 04, 2023

American Marketing Association's First Meeting of the Semester

Join us on Monday, Oct. 9, to meet the e-board, win prizes, learn about guest speakers, and more!

Oct 04, 2023

Fall Break Care Packages

Join us this Wellness Wednesday, Oct. 4, to create your own self-care kit before fall break!

Oct 03, 2023

Graduate Student Travel Grants

Applications must be received by Nov. 1.

Oct 02, 2023

Winterterm 2024 Registration Now Open

Your chance to catch up or get ahead.

Oct 02, 2023

Tutoring Drop-in Hours Fall 2023

Drop-in for tutoring in math, science, and writing.

Sep 29, 2023

Outdoor Siren and Text Alert Tests Postponed to Later Date

A dual test of outdoor siren alerts and emergency text alerts will now take place at a date to be announced later this fall semester.

Oct 02, 2023

Study Abroad in Northern Spain with the Barney School of Business

The Barney School of Business is excited to offer our annual Study Abroad program in northern Spain again from March 8 – 16, 2024.

Sep 28, 2023

Fall Career and Internship Fair, Sept. 28

Meet employers for internship and employment opportunities in GSU from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Sep 28, 2023

HEAT's Promotion of Student Businesses

Do you have a student business?

Sep 27, 2023

Students Invited to Apply for Public Safety Advisory Committee

The University of Hartford Student Advisory Committee for Public Safety is accepting applications.

Sep 27, 2023

Criminal Justice Club

Meetings are every other Monday, beginning Oct. 2.

Sep 25, 2023

Life After College Series Hosted by the Career Studio

The Career Studio is launching a program centered around educating juniors and seniors about skills needed for a successful independent life after college.

Sep 22, 2023

Student Government Association Ratifications

If you are looking for a way to get involved in student government, stop by GSU 120 on Monday, Sept. 25.

Sep 22, 2023

Call for University of Hartford Student Tutors

Weaver High School's afterschool program is seeking University of Hartford student tutors.

Sep 20, 2023

Sports Business Association Weekly Meeting

Join SBA for our kick-off meeting event! We will have candy, a guest speaker, and a small giveaway for participating students!

Sep 20, 2023

NASA CT Space Grant Consortium Call for Applications

Applications are due by Oct. 13, 2023, at 11:59 p.m. 

Sep 20, 2023

Study Abroad Fair Today

Join us today, from noon – 2 p.m., on the GSU lawn for our Study Abroad Fair!

Sep 15, 2023

Graduate Student Reception

RSVP by Monday, Sept. 18!

Sep 15, 2023

2024 CT General Assembly Legislative Internship Program

Apply now for the CGA Internship program!

Sep 14, 2023

American Marketing Association E-Board Members Needed

An information session about the AMA will be held on Friday, Sept. 15, at noon.

Sep 14, 2023

Research Drop-In Sessions at the Mortensen Library

Sharpen your research skills in time for your upcoming assignments!

Sep 13, 2023

Hillyer College Student Ambassador Team

Now accepting applications for the 2023-24 academic year.

Sep 13, 2023

Health Services Now Has Online Scheduling

Go to the Health Services website to book an appointment. 

Sep 13, 2023

Join Men's Ultimate Frisbee

There will be open practice on Sept. 16, and Sept. 17. No experience needed!

Sep 12, 2023

January 2024 Degree Application Deadline

Students who expect to graduate on Jan. 27, 2024, must submit an application no later than Friday, Oct. 13, 2023.

Sep 12, 2023

Global Hawks Information Session

Where will you choose to go? Join us for an informational session this Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Sep 11, 2023

On-Campus Student Employment Fair

Students who are eligible for federal work-study are invited to attend the on-campus Student Employment Fair on Sept. 12.

Sep 11, 2023

National Anthem Auditions

Audition to perform at athletic events! Auditions are on Sept. 20.

Sep 08, 2023

Apply for the Dorothy Goodwin Scholars Program

Scholarships are available for selected undergraduate students and their faculty mentors who are conducting innovative research or developing creative projects.

Sep 07, 2023

Applications Open to Seniors for Fellowships

All seniors who meet the eligibility requirements are welcome to apply to Rangel, Pickering, and Payne Fellowships.

Sep 07, 2023

Share Your First-Generation Story

Are you a first-generation, first-year student? We want to hear from you!

Sep 06, 2023

Elizabeth Cathles Award Call for Proposals

Submit your proposals today for project funding! The application deadline is Oct. 13, 2023.

Sep 06, 2023

HEAT's Paint What You See Day

Come paint the beautiful scenery of UHart on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Sep 06, 2023

Mental Health Check-In

Join the RWAs for a mental health check-in outside of Commons, on Sept. 7, from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.