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 Arts in Survey Research (MASR)
Graduate Certificate in Survey Research
Fast-Track (4+1) to MASR
Virtual
(Slate)
Monday,
September 27, 2021
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)
Thursday,
September 30, 2021
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

 

Events

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

Host Event Location Date Time (Eastern)
UConn
Fall 2021 Career Fair
Virtual
(Handshake)
Tuesday,
September 28
11:00am -
3:00pm
Eastern Connecticut State University
Fall 2021 Virtual Graduate School Fair
Virtual
(Career Fair Plus)
Wednesday,
September 29
12:00pm -
3:00pm
Providence College
Fall 2021 Career Expo
Virtual
(Handshake)
Thursday,
September 30
2:00pm -
4:30pm
Syracuse University
Fall 2021 Virtual Government, Education and Non-Profit Career Fair
Virtual
(Handshake)
Thursday,
September 30
3:00pm -
7:00pm
Central Connecticut State University
Fall 2021 Career & Internship Fair
Virtual
(Handshake)
Tuesday,
October 12
1:00pm -
4:00pm
Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College, and Spelman College
2021 AUCC Virtual Graduate and Professional School Fair
Virtual
(Handshake)
Wednesday,
October 20
4:00pm -
7:00pm
Brandeis University
Government & Public Service Virtual Career Fair
Virtual
(Handshake)
Wednesday,
October 27
9:00am -
1:00pm

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