The University of Hartford is a private, independent, nonsectarian, coeducational university located in West Hartford, Connecticut. The degree programs at the University of Hartford hold the highest levels of accreditation available in the US, including the Engineering Accreditation Commission of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (EAC/ABET), the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges-Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NEASC-CIHE) and is nationally ranked as a Tier 1 University by U.S. News & World Report.
The University attracts students from 48 states and 43 countries. Its 350-acre (1.4 km2) main campus touches portions of three municipalities: Hartford, West Hartford, and Bloomfield. The mailing address is 200 Bloomfield Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117.
The University of Hartford has more than 7,000 full-time and part-time graduate and undergraduate students. The University offers 82 bachelor's degree programs, 10 associate's degrees, 28 graduate degrees, and 7 certificates or diplomas. The student-faculty ratio is nearly 14:1. The departments in each of the seven schools are listed below.
The main campus, located on Bloomfield Avenue, is 350 acres (140 ha). Some of the most prominent features and buildings of the main campus include:
- The Village Lawn
- Gengras Student Union
- The Harry Jack Gray Center
- Alfred C. Fuller Music Center
- Beatrice Fox Auerbach Hall
- Hillyer Hall
- Integrated Science, Engineering, and Technology Complex (ISET)
- The University of Hartford Magnet School
- The University High School of Science and Engineering
- Mort and Irma Handel Performing Arts Center
- University Commons
- The University Residences
- Konover Campus Center
- The Sports Center
- Asylum Avenue Campus