126 Park Avenue Bridgeport, CT 06604 203-576-4552
http://www.bridgeport.edu admit@bridgeport.edu
About University of Bridgeport
  • Year of Foundation 1927
  • Size of Campus 86 acres
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 1,676
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $23,400
  • Room and Board $11,080
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Less selective
  • Application Fee $25
The University of Bridgeport was founded in 1927 as the Junior College of Connecticut – the first junior college chartered in the northeastern states, The best way to get to know if UB is right for you is to come and visit our seaside campus for a tour. Learn more with an information session or guided tour.
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of frats 3
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, honor code, hazing prohibited
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Festival
  • Number of students in fraternities 3
  • Percent students who are frat members 2%
  • Number of honor societies PHP, ASL, AB, KP, POU, DTK, PGM, SBD, EKN, UPE, SX,
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities 3
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 2%
  • Number of on-campus international organizations N/A
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
Transportation
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
  • Distance to nearest airport New York (60), Hartford, CT (60)
  • Distance to nearest train Bridgeport (1)
  • Distance to nearest bus Bridgeport (1)
Student Housing
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 15%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available No
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (100%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 4
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 75%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 45%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 10%
Campus Services
  • Library Facilities 100%
  • Number Of Microforms 1,099,860
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations 150
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number of e-books 8,500
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in some of the college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms 150
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library 270,000
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 250
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, health service, health insurance
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 6,000
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library 50
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, older student, psychological, birth control, religious
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 1,800
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help reading, math, writing, study skills
  • Computer Courses No
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
Student Employment and Career
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 2,000
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training co-op education, on-campus job interviews, internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Army ROTC on campus? Offered at cooperating institution (UCONN)
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 50%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
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