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University of Connecticut

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Storrs , CT 06268 USA
(860) 429-9007
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  • 18826 Undergrads

  • 8146 Graduates

  • 2000* (11%)Jewish Undergrads(Percent of Population)

  • 450* (6%)Jewish Graduates(Percent of Population)


Campus Information

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Tuition (in-state)
Tuition (out-of-state)
Female/Male %/%
Acceptance Rate%
Out-of-State/Int'l %/%
Greek School
(participation rates)

Jewish Life

Birthright Participation Taglit-Birthright Israel offers a free trip to Israel for students who have never been to Israel on a peer-based trip.
(average # of students)

Alt Break Participation Alternative Breaks are organized, short-term service projects, often involving travel. Student participants are challenged to understand difficult social issues and to explore questions of Judaism and social responsibility while giving of themselves and their time.
# Jewish Studies Courses
Jewish Studies Major or Minor
Study Abroad in Israel
Rabbi/Jewish Educator on Campus
Engagement Internship
Israel Fellow

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Religious Services


  • Community service/social action
  • AEPi
  • Hagshama
  • JNF
  • Kosher issues/meal plan
  • College Democrats of America (CDA)
  • Birthright Israel Alumni
  • Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender
  • Career/Internships
  • Greeks
  • AEPhi
  • Hamagshimim
  • Environment
  • Jewish learning/education
  • College Republican National Committee (CRNC)
  • ZBT
  • Orthodox students
  • Chabad-Lubavitch
  • Education/Teaching
  • Reform Students
  • Domestic politics
  • Film
  • A Cappella
  • Israel
  • Campus Outreach Opportunity League (COOL)
  • Multiculturalism
  • Conservative movement
  • National Student Campaign Against Hunger and Homelessness (NSCAHH)
  • Sigma Alpha Mu
  • Jewish Holidays

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