Checklist for Admitted Honors First-Years

You are about to begin an amazing journey and we are thrilled that you have chosen to take it with us! The following items will help you to get off to a good start in your next chapter of your life.

  • UConn Bound Honors: Join us for a variety of options where you will engage with our Honors staff and current students. Dates and details are available here and in your UConn applicant portal, where you will register.
  • Enrollment Fee: Due June 1st
    To confirm your enrollment, you must pay the enrollment fee to UConn. Visit Admissions for details and instructions.
  • Honors First-Year Reply Form: Due June 1st
    Secure your space in the Honors Program. Let us know about your decision to attend UConn in the Honors Program by completing this form by the deadline. Contact us with questions.
  • Sign up for New Student Orientation: You will receive an email with details after your enrollment fee is received. As an Honors student, the Orientation program will be designed to get you ready for entering your school or college and the Honors Program.
    • For UConn Storrs, please select one of the first twelve sessions (Honors sessions) when your school or college is listed.
  • Housing Application (UConn Stamford and UConn Storrs): Deadlines
    After Enrollment Fee is Paid –
    you will receive an email with information about applying for housing. Honors first-year students who live on campus are placed in the Honors First-Year Residential Community. Complete the housing application and roommate processes according to the Residential Life web page (6 steps): New Residents | Residential Life (
  • Health History Form: Due July 1st
    Submit your Health History Form by July 1, including proof of mandatory immunizations.
  • Add/Drop/Swap:
      • UConn Storrs: July 23
      • UConn Stamford: All summer¬†
      • UConn Hartford: All summer

    Contact your advisor with questions about your schedule and make any necessary adjustments to your schedule through the Student Administration System.

  • First-year Move-In Day (UConn Stamford and UConn Storrs): August TBD
  • First day of fall classes: Monday, August 26, 2024