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University of Hartford Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

West Hartford, CT

Location and Setting


West Hartford Population
63,268
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Hartford
Campus Size
320 acres

Weather

Temperature
15.8 average low in January, 80 average high in September
Rain
128 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Hartford
Nearest Train Station
4 mile(s) from campus in Hartford

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Women only housing, coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
60% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
40%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
bicycle patrols

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Not offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Hawk
School Colors
Scarlet and white

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Golf x x x x
Lacrosse     x x
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse    
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Cross-Country Running x x
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Soccer x x
Softball    
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
badminton, racquetball, rugby
Men's Club Sports
badminton, racquetball, rugby, volleyball

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, basketball, football, racquetball, soccer, softball, tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, program council, brothers and sisters united, hillel, student government association, residence hall association
Sororities
21% of women participate
Fraternities
17% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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