- A public research university fulfilling the University of Connecticut’s responsibilities as a sea grant institution
- In addition to educational programming, UConn Avery Point supports research and community outreach activities
- A hub for maritime research organizations in the region
Established in 1967, UConn Avery Point is structured as a public research university with a small college setting. Located on the shores of Long Island Sound, the campus fulfills the University of Connecticut’s responsibilities as a sea grant institution by contributing to research and studies on marine and maritime issues. UConn Avery Point also offers liberal arts undergraduate programming, graduate and professional activities, research activities, and community outreach activities.
Who’s it for?
Marine science enterprises looking for a partner or access to student interns or employees