Due to expected storm conditions, the University will close at 7 p.m. this evening. All classes starting at or after 7 p.m. are canceled. Individual professors may opt to conduct classes or provide assignments online when the campus is closed, so students should check Blackboard and their email to learn of any alternate arrangements. snow closing guide
University Libraries will close at 7 p.m. tonight. The University Commons dining facility, Subway, the Village Market, and the Hawk's Nest will be open normal hours tonight. All other dining locations will close at 6 p.m.
All Hartt Community Division activities after 3 p.m. today are canceled.
Updated 3:47 p.m., 3/3/15
Many students in the University’s prosthetics and orthotics program dream of working with wounded veterans. Today, they heard words of encouragement from one such veteran while receiving a pledge of support from U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn). Blumenthal is co-sponsoring a bill that would provide grants to colleges and universities to develop more technologically advanced prosthetics.
The University of Hartford, one of just nine schools in the U.S. that offer a Master of Science in Prosthetics and Orthotics in the country. Students who enroll as freshman can complete their bachelor's and master's degrees in five years. There is also a two year master's program available for students who have already earned a bachelor's and who have completed prerequisites. Please visit the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions website for more information.