University of Connecticut, established in 1881, is a public university located in Storrs, Connecticut. It has over 18,300 undergraduates and a campus with breathtaking views. It enjoys an unhurried small-town pace that’s just the right distance away from the bright lights of NYC, Boston and Providence. The university has top-notch research facilities and well-ranked academic programs, along with a tireless basketball team! Its ice-skating rink allows its students to have happy feet for free, while its dairy bar remains one of the best places to chill. The Huskies also host an epic Mud Volleyball tournament, a homecoming lip syncing contest and a star-infested Spring Weekend. Notable alumni include actress Meg Ryan and actor & comedian Bobby Moynihan. With more than 450 student clubs and organisations, the university balances its charming small-town vibe with a vibrant campus life!