University News

Gerald Lewis, UConn chief of police, along Fairfield Way on July 19, 2021

UConn’s New Police Chief Named National Campus Safety Director of the Year

Gerald Lewis, Jr. started at UConn this month and leads 100 sworn officers assigned to seven campuses across the state.

An area 2 parking sign at UConn.

Parking and Transportation Services Goes Virtual With License Plate Recognition Enforcement

No more hang tags or decals needed for parking

UConn Adopts Budgets for Fiscal Year 2022

UConn is not increasing students’ charges in the coming year for room, board, or the General University Fee

headshots of nine people

UConn Scholars Earn Gilman and CLS Scholarships

The scholarships demonstrate the inclusive opportunities available for every UConn student to develop intercultural competencies

University Town Halls to be Held This Week

Interim President Dr. Andrew Agwunobi is set to hold a virtual University Town Hall for students on Tuesday, June 29, and a virtual Town Hall for employees on Thursday, July 1.

a man

UConn Student Honored By Phi Beta Kappa With Public Service Award

'Public service is about giving back,' says Michael Hernandez '22 (CLAS)

New TCS Intellectual Property Counsel Team Helps Protect and Promote Innovation

'Our goal is to build UConn's patent portfolio'

UConn Students Striking Out Health Inequity by Screening Patients for Social Determinants of Health

Find out how two UConn medical students are helping lead more than 100 other UConn student volunteers to together lower patients' risks of any potential health inequities due to social determinants of health.

Once-a-Day Pills for Sickle Cell Changing Young Woman’s Life

World Sickle Cell Disease Day is June 19. Learn how the advanced clinical care and research of Dr. Biree Andemariam and her New England Sickle Cell Institute at UConn Health are changing sickle cell patients' daily lives.

Largest Research Grant in UConn History Awarded by the National Science Foundation

The largest grant in UConn’s history awarded to the UConn School of Medicine will create a Network for Advanced NMR, a powerful method for analyzing molecules.