Meet with Us

The Department of Public Policy (DPP) looks forward to meeting with prospective students virtually and in-person! Below is a list of our upcoming information sessions and events. You can also schedule a 1:1 meeting with our Administrative Program Director.


Information Sessions

Hosted by the Administrative Program Director, our sessions are 30 minute overviews of our department, programs, and the student experience. We are also happy to meet with you individually after a session! Please check back regularly as more dates will be added.

Program(s) of Interest Location Date Time (Eastern) Registration 
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Fast-Track (4+1) to MPA or MPP
Virtual
(Slate)
Wednesday,
December 1
12:00 - 12:30pm Register Here to Attend
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Fast-Track (4+1) to MPA or MPP
Virtual
(Slate)
Friday,
December 3
4:00 - 4:30pm Register Here to Attend
Master of Arts in Survey Research (MASR)
Graduate Certificate in Survey Research
Fast-Track (4+1) to MASR
Virtual
(Slate)
Thursday,
December 9
12:00 - 12:30pm Register Here to Attend
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Fast-Track (4+1) to MPA or MPP
Virtual
(Slate)
Monday,
December 20
4:00 - 4:30pm Register Here to Attend
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
Master of Public Policy (MPP)
Fast-Track (4+1) to MPA or MPP
Virtual
(Slate)
Tuesday,
December 21
12:00 - 12:30pm Register Here to Attend

General Public

 

Program Date and Time (EST)

Master of Public Administration (MPA) and Master of Public Policy (MPP)

MPA Fellows

(Sessions can also be accessed via Zoom without prior registration)

Survey Research Masters (MASR) and Graduate Certificate (SRC)

Major Specific for UConn Undergraduates

*Sessions cover masters programs and undergraduate Fast-Track

Major/College
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) from 1pm-2pm on Wednesday, April 7

 

State of Connecticut Employees

*Sessions cover the MPA Fellows (Executive Track) from 12-1pm

 

Upcoming Events

We look forward to meeting you. Additional events will be added throughout the semester.

Host Event Location Date Time (Eastern)
UConn Community Outreach
Community Outreach's Advocacy Internship Fair
McHugh Hall Rooms 301 & 302
Storrs campus
Monday,
November 15
6:30pm -
8:00pm
Rutgers University Virtual
(Handshake)
Wednesday,
November 17
11:00am -
2:00pm

Individual Meetings

Catherine Guarino

Our Administrative Program Director Catherine Guarino is happy to meet with you individually about your program interests or admissions questions. Catherine is typically available for meetings Monday through Friday from 9:00am - 4:00pm EST subject to availability. You can also request information through our online form.

Please email Administrative Program Director Catherine Guarino at Catherine.Guarino@UConn.edu

Directions and Contacts

Information sessions typically take place at the UConn Hartford campus, with additional sessions taking place at the Storrs campus, Stamford campus, and online.

UConn Hartford

Hartford Times Building
10 Prospect Street, Hartford, CT 06103

The Department is located on the fourth floor.

UConn Hartford parking information

UConn Storrs

Homer Babbidge Library
369 Fairfield Way, Storrs, CT 06269

UConn Storrs parking information

UConn Stamford

Stamford Campus Building
1 University Place, Stamford, CT 06901

UConn Stamford parking information