Visiting Campus

April 2020: In-person visits to campus have been suspended until further notice. We are excited to share more information about the Honors Program. In the meantime, connect with UConn through a variety of virtual experiences.

Whether you are still making your final decision or if you definitely will attend UConn in the Honors Program, we encourage you to explore what we have to offer you. To find out more, browse through our web site and review our FAQs. We are also happy to answer any questions that you have by phone, email, or in person. Contact us.

Campus Tours

Husky-for-a-Day / Shadow Day Program

UConn Bound Day


Campus Tours – Suspended Until Further Notice

UConn Storrs: Student-guided campus tours of UConn Storrs are available through the Lodewick Visitor’s Center. Visit the LVC website to arrange your tour.

UConn Stamford: Student-led campus tours begin at the Welcome Center at UConn Stamford.

Husky-for-a-Day / Shadow Day Program Suspended Until Further Notice

You can experience what it is like to be a Husky by joining the pack for the day! UConn Storrs offers a Husky-for-a-Day for admitted students. The Shadow Day Program is offered to students admitted to UConn Stamford.

UConn Storrs: Husky-for-a-Day events are arranged by the Husky Ambassadors Program (HAP), a student-run group sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Admissions. You will spend the day with a current student, attend classes, visit a residence hall, and have lunch in a dining hall.

Admitted Honors students at UConn Storrs are encouraged to visit on one of the days when an Honors reception will be held at the end of the Husky-for-a-Day program. Students who have been admitted to Honors at UConn Storrs are encouraged to attend a Husky-for-a-Day. For a complete list of dates and to request a visit, go to the Admissions website for the Husky-for-a-Day program.  The Husky Ambassadors can be contacted to answer questions about Husky-for-a-Day visits via email at or 860-486-1601.

UConn Stamford: Attend a Shadow Day Program at UConn Stamford where you will get the opportunity to attend a class, meet faculty, connect with current students, and go on a campus tour. Find out more and register online.

UConn Bound Day – Connect with UConn through Virtual Experiences!

UConn Storrs: Visit UConn Storrs and find out more at UConn Bound Day.  Explore what UConn has to offer by speaking with faculty, staff, and students. Hear about academic programs, student life, and exciting opportunities in and beyond the classroom.

UConn Stamford: Attend a special event for admitted students at UConn Stamford. Explore campus and attend a variety of sessions. Register online.

New Student Orientation

After you have made your decision to attend the University as a member of the Honors Program and paid your enrollment deposit, you will be invited to a new student orientation. Read more about Orientation as an Honors student.