Student Guided Campus Tours
Campus tours are offered Monday through Friday and select Saturdays with varying tour times. Please visit the link above for our complete tour schedule including tour times and dates we are closed due to holidays.
Campus tours generally last approximately 75 – 90 minutes. Please keep this in mind when scheduling interviews or other visits on campus. The tour is a walking tour provided rain or shine. Please take note of the weather conditions for appropriate dress and weather essentials (umbrellas!). For University closings and delays please call (860) 768-4100 the morning of your tour. You may also visit our website at: hartford.edu for these announcements.
The campus tour visits the library, cafeteria, a freshmen dorm room, the sports center, and a classroom. Please feel free to explore our campus after the tour to visit other campus resources. If you have mobility concerns please contact our office prior to your visit at: (800) 947-4303.College Specific Tours
Organized college specific tours are not available through the Admission Office during the summer. Please contact the college of interest below to make special arrangements.
The Hartt School - 860.768.4465 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The Hartford Art School - 860.768.4827
College of Engineering, Technology & Architecture - 860.768.4446
The Hartt specific tour will include a general campus tour by a student enrolled in the Hartt School, a tour of the Hartt academic facilities, and an information session by a Hartt representative. The Art specific tour will include a general campus tour by a student enrolled in the Art School, a tour of the Art academic facilities, and an information session by an Art representative. The College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture (CETA) tour will include a general campus tour by a student enrolled in CETA, a tour of the CETA academic facilities, and an information session by a CETA representative. The Education specific tour will include a general campus tour by a student enrolled in the Education School, and a tour of the elementary magnet school on campus.
If you would like to bring a group of high school students to visit our campus please call (800) 947-4303 to arrange a group tour. Please note group tours are scheduled Monday through Friday during our office hours of 8:30am – 4:30pm.
Students interested in the Hartt School, the Hartford Art School, or the College of Engineering, Technology, and Architecture may contact their prospective college’s admission office or recruiter for additional information or interview.
You can schedule a tour online or by calling 800.947.4303
The Office of Admission and Student Financial Assistance is open Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. Admission interviews may be scheduled at 9:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, or 3:30pm. These informational interviews provide an opportunity for students and parents to speak with an admission counselor regarding admission requirements, academic programs, student life, etc. Our counselors are also able to answer any financial assistance questions you may have. Interviews are encouraged but are not a required part of the admissions process. Many prospective students also schedule a student-guided tour while visiting the campus for an interview. To schedule an interview call the admission office at (800) 947-4303 or (860) 768-4296.
Overnight Host Program
Students admitted to the Hartford Art School who wish to schedule an overnight visit can do so by contacting:Lucia Esposito
Coordinator of Admission
Hartford Art School
University of Hartford
Overnights for all other colleges are full for the remainder of the semester, however, if you are an accepted student, please feel free to call the admission office at 800.947.4303 to schedule a Shadow Visit (see below for more details). We hope to see you soon!
The Shadow Program
The Shadow Program is your opportunity to spend a day on-campus with a current student. During your visit, you will attend a class and eat lunch with your host student. Shadows are held Tuesdays and Thursdays from Tuesday, January 29th until Thursday, April 25th. Participants must be accepted students. Please schedule your visit at least two weeks in advance. You can register for the Shadow Program by contacting the Office of Admission at (800) 947-4303 or by clicking here.